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Destroyer To Release Kaputt In UK/Free MP3
John Doran , March 31st, 2011 04:06

You may have heard us banging on about Kaputt, the album by Destroyer aka Dan Bejar from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, well now it's getting a UK release on June 13 courtesy of Dead Oceans to coincide with his first European tour.

Certainly the definition of a marmite artist, Destroyer is smooth, wordy and opulently poppist, calling to mind Prefab Sprout, Scritti Politti, Of Montreal and more recently Gayngs.

Kaputt by Destroyer from Secretly Jag on Vimeo.

Click here to download a free MP3 of 'Chinatown'.

Destroyer play Heaven in London on June 28, see you there

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