Berlin-based singer and producer Dan Bodan is proud to announce his debut LP, Soft, which will be released in October via DFA Records. To celebrate, Dan is sharing the Great Skin-produced single "Soft As Rain" - a sensual song about sex, cleansing, and finding new love. Listen to that via the soundcloud link above and scroll down to view the album art designed by famed-artist Julien Ceccaldi who currently graces the cover of Artforum's Summer issue. A limited edition vinyl pre-order will be available soon here.
About Dan Bodan:
"I write about the things I know, but it should be interesting for other people. So i want it to be like a really great roman-a-clef, or reading your older sisters diary." - Dan Bodan
Berlin based songwriter Dan Bodan was born in the wide open Canadian prairies and raised in Montreal. Reared on the city's underground noise and experimental music scene, Bodan moved to Berlin 8 years ago. Blossoming in the city's unique mixture of crumbling old-world european values, start-up philanthropy, sleepless techno and epic grey skies, he began writing songs to soundtrack his train rides through the city and make sense of it all.
Working together with a team of world-class producers, poets and artists, he writes songs to fit comfortably in that space between the finger and the mousepad, the bedroom and the club, the earth and the ether.
Credit: Julia Burlingham