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from Distance  by Dan Michaelson

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    'Forlorn Americana to rival The National' 8/10 NME

    'A miniature masterpiece' 4/5 The Guardian

    'Michaelson’s voice and his way with a sparse arrangement...(make) each song on Distance feel like the most sumptuous thing you’ve ever heard' 8/10 Line Of Best Fit

    'This is soul music (as in “dark night of …”), but it comes in heavy disguise. The lyrical introversion is tough, but the delicate playing of the Coastguards adds drama and beauty. The overall effect is of emotional control in the face of great torment' 8/10 Uncut

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from Distance , released August 18, 2014


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Dan Michaelson London, UK

Dan Michaelson is a London based musician, composer and creative instrumentalist. Acclaimed for his unique take on sparse beauty and emotional weight, his Epic Minimalism spans film, television and recorded album projects.  "The laureate of emotional desolation" Uncut
“Michaelson is a master” The Times
“A miserabilist masterpiece” The Telegraph
"Melancholic gold" Mojo
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