Video Premiere: Dax Pierson “For The Angels”

From the first moment I heard Dax Pierson’s 2021 opus Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction), it’s never strayed too far from the stereo. “For The Angels” remains one of my favorite tracks on the record with its acid-tinged arpeggios and bass lines and drifting, hazy melodies. In the video, directed by Malocclusion, vivid colors intermix with dark backgrounds and amorphous shapes, creating a transcendent visual … Continue reading Video Premiere: Dax Pierson “For The Angels”

Dax Pierson “Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction)”

Dax Pierson first turned up on my radar because of his collaborative album with Robert Horton. I worked a lot with Horton during the Digitalis years, but remember being bowled over by Pierson’s approach and contributions on those recordings. I sadly lost track of his work shortly after, but when his official debut record, Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction), turned up and I blasted it through my … Continue reading Dax Pierson “Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction)”