CD Review: John Grant with Midlake – Queen of Denmark; Playing with Midlake @ Black Cat, April 4

CD Review: John Grant with Midlake – Queen of Denmark; Playing with Midlake @ Black Cat, April 4

John Grant

Queen of Denmark

By Eric Chavez

John Grant’s debut disc, Queen of Denmark introduces a man with a delicate voice and one hell of an imagination. With lyrics that cover everything from religion to using people for sex, the LP’s ideas cover just about every area, but are steadily tied by the songwriter. Bounded together with the sounds of early ’70s AM radio, even the most obscene lyrics are somehow aren’t as shocking as they could be, and that’s  because of the charming sound to them. Read more about CD Review: John Grant with Midlake – Queen of Denmark; Playing with Midlake @ Black Cat, April 4

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