Dan Deacon. Where do we begin? With the Crocodile Dundee led dance off? The bizarre tai-chi contest. The drummer? The drummer! The cat noises?
I knew immediately that I didn't want to be one of those artists who just show the back of their laptop to the audience. I never wanna do that.
Intelligent, beautiful, exhilarating and overpowering: a description of both America the country and America the album. It is clearly Deacon's most successful work and hopefully presages even more impressive things to come.
I know very little about Dan Deacon – next to nothing, in fact – but I do know he's produced an absolute humdinger with Bromst