Archive for the 'John Grant' Category

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

(Diversions, a recurring feature on Aquarium Drunkard, catches up with our favorite artists as they wax on subjects other than recording and performing.) As noted in my end of the year ‘form letter,’ John Grant’s solo debut, the dark horse that is Queen of Denmark, made quite the impression in the latter half of 2010. […]

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

A sound that at once invokes the 70s art pop of Todd Rundgren, the pastoral folk of Heron and, at times, the vocal phrasings of Nina Simone, the twelve songs John Grant presents on Queen Of Denmark wholly create a world unto itself. His first release since leaving the Czars, Queen of Denmark finds Grant’s […]