John Vanderslice Announces David Berman Tribute EP & Rarities Comp
During last year’s COVID lockdown, the veteran indie producer and singer-songwriter John Vanderslice discovered an old postcard from the late, great David Berman, who died by suicide two summers ago. It read: “John: I can’t believe civilization is still going here in 2008! Congratulations to all of us, Love DCB.” This full inscription, updated for the times, has become the title for Vanderslice’s new EP. Although Berman is known first and foremost for his lyrics, the EP is a largely instrumental, electronic affair, billed as “glitch, crunch, and synthesizer chaos.” Further details from Vanderslice:
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