Dan Sartain Goes Synth Pop On New Track ‘First Bloods’ (NME Premiere)

Glorious cult oddball Dan Sartain has been making Jack White look about as corporate as Madonna for over a decade now.

After a while out of the limelight, he returns on February 19 with new album ‘Century Plaza’. It’s filled with dark, gloomy electro-pop, and was apparently constructed entirely on iPad – apart from one lone guitar solo.

That solo is on this track, and it sounds like Slash. Another track on the album, meanwhile, is a brilliant Iggy-doing-Nightclubbing style version of Sartain classic ‘Walk Among The Cobras’.

Here’s ‘First Bloods’: