Presented by: Under the Radar
Saturday, March 21
7:30PM - 8:00PM
Central Presbyterian Church
200 E 8th St
Dinner is the alias for Danish singer and producer Anders Rhedin. Since 2012, Dinner has released 3 EPs and a guided meditation tape. In April 2015 Captured Tracks will release a compilation of all 3 EPs.
Dinner’s songs seem to be inspired by his own life—in the lyrics you find references to cities, parties and girls (the latter sometimes referred to as “the divine feminine“). Dinner himself claims that “All the songs are about death and transcendence.”
At times, Dinner sounds a bit like a sun-bleached cassette tape you’d find stuck behind your car’s dashboard—last played at a party in Dusseldorf in 1984—full of echoes of sweaty depressions, spiritual longings, and early-morning trances.” At times, Dinner sounds a bit like melodic EBM-meets-Europop with elements of Danish darkwave. And sometimes he sounds more like the male descendant of Nico singing Eno-esque pop songs on discarded Julian Cope tracks. Whomever you as...