The musician is working on his third album
Deez is the ultimate buzzkill boyfriend on this. “You’re wasted and stoned when I am sober as a marble”, he moans. Sure, it’s fun(ish) fuzzy guitar pop, but with lyrics like those I’d never want to date the New Yorker for fear of falling asleep in my first drink. His non-girlfriend, however, seems like a good time. Sian Rowe
Darwin Deez, in his khaki dress and headband, looks like a dancing llama. But boy can this strange-haired creature work it, interspersing his band’s jaunty jams with some well-crafted breakdancing. The 25-year-old Brooklyn oddball’s new (second) album, ‘Songs For Imaginative People’, suggests he’s trying to become more serious, but tonight he’s in joyous mood, and has everyone grinning. Skipping...
In 2011 Darwin Deez dropped a free download album through his website. It was called ‘Wonky Beats’, and it found the floppy-haired philosopher rapping his way through mashed-up indie samples, allowing his Wes Anderbrain to tie itself up in excessive rap puns: “Married to a mermaid, a wife aquatic”. That sort of thing. Profound it wasn’t, but it did...
The New Yorker will release his new album in February of next year
'Songs For Imaginative People' due for early 2013 release
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