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Originally appeared on the 405, view archived article here.
You can cry if it’s your party, but what about when you’re just the guest? Benjamin Shaw encourages you to embrace reclusivity. He’s a musician with many facets, and on his new album, Megadead, he puts his left-field gloom to work. As part of the DIY, bedroom producer scene, Shaw’s biggest statements come from the haphazard structure and varying tonal quality. The new album meanders with a purposeful cynicism.