Join Radults host Brenton as he has a chat with the very rad Jordan Dreyer, vocalist of Michigan post-hardcore superstars La Dispute, ahead of their 15 date Australian tour in September.
Over the past decade La Dispute has been responsible for some of the most uncompromising, experimental music and have carved a reputation as one of post-hardcore’s most singular voices. As the literal voice of La Dispute, and the man behind the bands unique and in-depth lyrical approach, Jordan plays a massive part in the soundscape, identity and performance of La Dispute.
A man responsible for penning lyrics that are inked into thousands of bodies worldwide, Jordan is refreshingly aware of the responsibility that being in a position of such visibility comes with and he and the rest of La Dispute work tirelessly with charitable organisations and show organizers to ensure that La Dispute shows are a safe environment, that also offer an opportunity to give back to the community that have given so much to them.
An absolute Radult, Jordan spends 20 mins of a rare day off discussing the bands rise, his personal artistic evolution, his writing style, the bands ethics, the importance of all ages shows, the creation of the bands new record Panorama, the inspiration behind their extended Australian tour and of course, his tips for being a Radult. It's an inspiring, albeit at times, spiderweb affected, chat with one of the most instantly recognizable voices in modern music.
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Panorama is out now via all of the usual digital and physical outlets.
hit Australian shores for the Panorama tour this September.
Dates are as below with tickets available NOW here
Thursday 5 September – Amplifier Bar, Perth 18+
Friday 6 September – Newport Hotel, Fremantle 18+
Sunday 8 September – Lion Arts Factory, Adelaide Lic A/A
Tuesday 10 September – Barwon Club, Geelong 18+
Wednesday 11 September – Sooki Lounge, Belgrave 18+
Thursday 12 September – 170 Russell, Melbourne 18+
Friday 13 September – Pelly Bar, Frankston 18+
Saturday 14 September – Wrangler Studios, Melbourne All Ages
Sunday 15 September – Metro Theatre, Sydney Lic A/A
Tuesday 17 September – The Basement, Canberra 18+
Wednesday 18 September – Dicey Riley’s, Wollongong 18+
Thursday 19 September – Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle Lic A/A
Friday 20 September – The Triffid, Brisbane Lic A/A
Saturday 21 September – Coolangatta Hotel. Gold Coast 18+
Sunday 22 September – Sol Bar, Sunshine Coast 18+