Douglas Dare

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Douglas Dare
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Douglas Dare in Poznań, 22 February 2015.
Background information
Born6 June 1990
OriginBridport, England
GenresArt pop, Chamber Pop
InstrumentsPiano
LabelsErased Tapes
Websitewww.douglasdare.com

Douglas Dare (born 6 June 1990)[1] is a London-based singer-songwriter from Bridport, South West England.[2]

Douglas is the son of a piano teacher and he studied music at The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. He is openly gay and has a drag persona under the name of Visa Reasons.[3] Douglas released his debut EP, Seven Hours on Erased Tapes in 2013 and toured Europe with label mate Ólafur Arnalds.[4] He released his debut album Whelm May 12, 2014 on Erased Tapes and supported label mate Nils Frahm on his North American Tour. In October 2016 he released his second full-length Aforger on Erased Tapes.[5][6]

Discography[edit]

Extended Play[edit]

# EP Name EP Info Tracklisting
1st Seven Hours EP
  • Released Date: 30 September 2013
  • Genres: Art Pop, Chamber Pop
  • Label: Erased Tapes
  1. Seven Hours
  2. Scars
  3. Lungful
  4. Flames
2nd Caroline / If Only EP
  • Released Date: 22 September 2014
  • Genres: Art Pop, Chamber Pop
  • Label: Erased Tapes
  1. Caroline
  2. If I Knew I Were Alive
  3. Swim (Rival Consoles Remix)
  4. Nile (Throwing Snow Remix)[7][8]

Studio Albums[edit]

# Album Name Album Info Tracklisting
1st Whelm
  • Released Date: 12 May 2014
  • Genres: Art Pop, Chamber Pop
  • Label: Erased Tapes
  1. Clockwork
  2. Nile
  3. Repeat
  4. Caroline
  5. Whelm
  6. Unset
  7. Lungful
  8. Whitewash
  9. Swim
  10. London's Rose
2nd Aforger
  • Released Date: 14 October 2016
  • Genres: Art Pop, Chamber Pop
  • Label: Erased Tapes
  1. Doublethink
  2. Greenhouse
  3. Oh Father
  4. New York
  5. The Edge
  6. Binary
  7. Stranger
  8. Venus
  9. Thinking Of Him
  10. Rex

References[edit]

  1. ^ . The Quietus. 14 April 2014 http://thequietus.com/articles/15002-douglas-dare-whelm-review. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "DOUGLAS DARE". erasedtapes.com. Retrieved 22 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Erased Tapes-signed Douglas Dare talks drag on a new episode of Talk The Line". The Line of Best Fit. Retrieved 6 June 2017.
  4. ^ Cleeve, Sam. "Douglas Dare". drownedinsound.com. Retrieved 22 March 2014.
  5. ^ Day, Laurence. "Douglas Dare". thelineofbestfit.com. Retrieved 22 March 2014.
  6. ^ "Douglas Dare – Nile". soundcloud.com. Retrieved 22 March 2014.
  7. ^ https://www.erasedtapes.com/release/eratp063-douglas-dare-caroline-if-only
  8. ^ https://bleep.com/release/54318-douglas-dare-carolineif-only

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