Utopia Defeated is the debut album from D.D Dumbo, the guise of Castlemaine's Oliver Hugh Perry. Super imaginative, free flowing pop jams all structured out of a one man set up. Live there are loop pedals and stacks of effects, but on the LP he's committed a crystalline and very perfect take of some off kilter songs. Plenty of experimentalism and it really goes off into it's own headspace; the hook here is that it plays out through tightly controlled pop sensibilities, super addictive listening. Oh, then there is his voice, stunning vocals... some really special moments.
Buy Now. Guys... the LP looks like this!!
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