Album reviews with Ian Sinclair
(Erased Tapes Records)
THE SECOND album from London-based singer and pianist Douglas Dare is an impressive and grandiose musical statement.
Informed by coming out to his father and the end of a long relationship, it’s a collection of ballads sung over well-produced and somewhat desolate electronica which play on the idea of a forger and the relationship between fiction and reality.
Doublethink describes a deceitful partnership through the prism of George Orwell’s novel 1984, while Thinking of Him appears to be based on the secretary’s story of the last days of Adolf... read more
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