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From the forthcoming album
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MONDANO IS AVAILABLE ON CD!
DKANDLE UNVEILS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SHOEGAZE SINGLE 'HANGING OUT IN STARS'
The single will be part of the second album
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Florence, June 3, 2023 - DKANDLE, the visionary solo musician blending the captivating elements of shoegaze, grunge, and post-punk, has just announced the forthcoming release of his new single, 'Hanging Out In Stars'. This single is set to be released on July 14, 2023, offering a tantalizing glimpse into DKANDLE's upcoming second album, MORE DRAG QUEENS LESS DRAMA QUEENS, due for release in the second semester of 2023.
Following the debut album, 'Mondano', released in 2022, DKANDLE has been steadfast in his musical exploration, pushing boundaries and transcending genres. Known for his ability to meld haunting melodies, wall-of-sound guitar textures, and reflective lyricism, DKANDLE has become synonymous with crafting sonic landscapes that envelop the listener.
'Hanging Out In Stars' immerses listeners in a dreamlike haze of ethereal guitars, pulsating rhythms, and introspective vocals that resonate with raw emotion. The intricate layers of sound intertwine, creating an atmospheric experience that captures the essence of DKANDLE's artistic vision.
Complementing the release of the single is an evocative music video that seamlessly brings the song's visual narrative to life. Directed and starred by Denis Kandle, the video captures the essence of DKANDLE's sonic universe, weaving together captivating visuals and thought-provoking imagery that mirror the track's contemplative themes.
As DKANDLE embarks on this exciting musical chapter, he invites fans and music enthusiasts worldwide to join him on this sonic journey. 'Hanging Out In Stars' offers a tantalizing taste of the immersive sonic tapestry that DKANDLE has meticulously crafted for his upcoming second album, promising a dreamy and captivating musical experience.
Denis Kandle embarked on his musical journey in 2020 from the comforts of his home studio nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Tuscany, Italy. Armed with a passion for evocative melodies and a penchant for thought-provoking lyricism, Kandle birthed the hypnotizing project known as DKANDLE.
In a short span of time, DKANDLE has garnered attention with his distinctive blend of shoegaze-infused soundscapes. His debut single, 'Flame', found its place in the renowned compilation 'Aspirin Age: Volume Two (A Shoegaze Compilation)' curated by Nicole Davis and Broken Sound Tapes. The fuzzy melodies and poignant lyrics of 'Stampa Clandestina' and 'Dissociation' further solidified Kandle's sonic prowess.
The culmination of Kandle's artistic vision materialized in the form of his debut album, 'Mondano', released on September 23, 2022. This album serves as a testament to Kandle's dedication to crafting a sonic tapestry that resonates deeply with the audience.
With DKANDLE, Denis Kandle invites listeners on a transcendental journey through the nuances of shoegaze. The evocative melodies and soul-stirring lyricism weave together to create an immersive experience, drawing inspiration from personal introspection and the beauty of the Tuscan surroundings.
You can find DKANDLE on social networks as @dkandle (Instagram and Twitter) and at facebook.com/dkandle.
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"The lessons from My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, Ride and Flying Saucer Attack were very well assimilated by DKANDLE. The old flame of atmospheric rock has in his hands another chance to hook the curious public of these times". - Juan Bascur, ni))) naturaleza insaciable
DKANDLE'S MUSICAL GENRES
Shoegaze | Dirtgaze | Grungegaze | Modern Alternative Rock | Noise Rock | Post-Punk | Ethereal Wave | Dream Pop | Dreamgaze | Nu Gaze | Indie Shoegaze
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'Flame' Official Music Video
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'Dissociation' Official Music Video
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