Sing Me Spanish Techno

I definitely chose the wrong week to be positive, but I’m going to fight through it. Today, I want to share the words of one of my favourite singers, Dan Bejar of Destroyer, and The New Pornographers. Of the new Destroyer EP, he wrote:

It was 2013. The English language seemed spent, despicable, not easily singable. It felt over for English; good for business transactions, but that’s about it. The only other language I know is Spanish, and the only Spanish songs I really know are those of Sr. Chinarro, led by Antonio Luque. I’ve been a decades-long fan of how he conducted his affairs, his strange words, his melodies that have always felt so natural (this is important), his bitter songs about painting the light. Something about them, I knew I could do it…

Anyone who says that man isn’t a poet…

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