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New Band of the Week: Destroyer

Profile by Paul Lester, The Guardian, 1 April 2011

Rescuing qualities such as "good playing" from critical hell, Dan Bejar's band serve up a feast of unironic '80s fetishism. ...

Destroyer: Poison Season

Review by Dorian Lynskey, The Guardian, 20 August 2015

Dan Bejar found unexpected late-career success with 2011's Kaputt, and seems uncomfortable with the high expectations for its follow-up — but it turns out to ...

Destroyer: Poison Season

Review and Interview by Bud Scoppa, Uncut, September 2015

DAN BEJAR'S 19-year climb from lo-fi-bedroom obscurity to wider acclaim was slowed somewhat by the defiantly abstruse nature of his early recordings. But over time ...

Destroyer: Ken

Review by Andy Gill, The Independent, 19 October 2015

ACCORDING TO Dan Bejar, the title to Destroyer's 12th, and possibly best, album came to him upon learning that it was the original name for ...

Destroyer: Ken

Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 19 October 2017

Indie polymath moves from hurtling shoegaze to blissed-out electronica. ...


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