In the Den: Mad Conductor + HiGH
Friday, Sep 13, 2013 10:00 PM CDT
Howlin' Wolf, New Orleans, LA
18 years and over
Mad Conductor is a studio duo/6 piece band based in New Orleans, LA/Pennsylvania, founded in 2005 by lead vocalist and chief song-writer MC Devlin and acclaimed producer and studio engineer Dan McKinney, recording all albums in his Center Valley, PA based studio. Playing an eclectic amalgamation of styles with roots based on hip-hop back-beat and vocal delivery, the live band uses drum-kit, bass and electric guitar - played both naturally and with heavy effects, synthesizer, electric piano and organ, saxophone, baritone sax, which are also often run through psychedelic effect processes, even the vocals, mostly rapped, sometimes sung, are subject to effectery, all in order to capture the madness that is the near-inimitable studio sound of Mad Conductor - known for complex and original production technique, having first made a name as the recording duo, then branching out to form the full live band - touring internationally since 2006, having done shows all across America, Canada, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and continuing to spread their sound across the world! The second full-length MC album, "MC Rises" will be released April 2013!