danielle dahl (b. 1989) is a non binary composer, singer, sound synthesist, saxophonist, videographer and performer currently based in LA. Their music is a genre defying mix of analogue synths, field recordings, techno beats and nativistic pop, encompassing themes of identity, alienation, BDSM and transcendence. Their debut album «Loosening Orion’s Belt» was awarded by the Danish Arts Council as one of the 10 best releases in 2018. Danielle Dahls live show has been described as a shamanistic ritual by Kraut-legend Hans Joachim Roedelius, or as an artistic boxing match with the self. They have toured in Europe, Japan and North-America with freejazz trio Tigers Mind and as a solo artist. Their music has been featured in The Wire, Politiken, Passive/Aggressive, I Care If you Listen, LA Weekly as well as a number of underground zines and blogs. They have released 3 full length albums, several cassettes and a 10’’ with Daniel Lercher and Lumpy Space Princess, Tigers Mind and bravura in the face of grief. They also run the Copenhagen-based label Abstract Tits and have curated concerts and performances at Mayhem CPH since 2014.
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