Riff: Darwin Deez – “Free (The Editorial Me)”

Feb 12, 2013

Dear Sir(s), we regret to inform you the norm you conform to/Doesn’t meet our needs at this time

from Free (The Editorial Me) lyrics by Darwin Deez

“Free” is one of the album’s lesser tracks, with its declaration of “freedom” atop garage-rock and a side of noise-pop a la Wavves. Still, even at his most straightforward, Darwin’s uniquely catchy chords and intriguing bridge (not to mention the nano-Groundhog Day video) still deserve repeat plays.

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

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