INTERVIEW: Shannon Kerr of Eight.Fold.Path. on Inspirations, Mental Health, and Dune

Ghost Cult caught up with Shannon Kerr, who makes music under the moniker Eight. Fold. Path. for an interview this spring! He put out an amazing single and music video “Fear” earlier in 2022, bringing together great artistry and a major topic of importance in the world today. Shannon chatted about how he got his start in music, his past as a music teacher, his major influences, producing, his early instrumental music, mental health issues and awareness, the major weight of Frank Herbert’s Dune in his music, other sci-fi interests, and much more!


Interview by Keefy ( Video editing by Omar Cordy of OJC Photography (​​​​). Theme music by Salted Wounds (

Watch the video for “Fear” here:



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Shannon Kerr – 7/8-string guitars, bass, drums, programming, production (Winston-Salem NC)


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