ALBUM PREVIEW: Dego – A Wha’ Him De Pon’?
by Couch Sessions
As one half of legendary drum n’ bass/nu jazz/broken beat pioneers 4Hero, Dego has helped craft a cadre of avant-garde-ness that has spawned numerous imitators and admirers. He has been perfecting the combination of vintage soul arrangements and futuristic dance beats for years, but I keep tryin’ to tell y’all that the future really is now! Look no further than A Wha’ Him De Pon?, a glimpse into the mind of a man on a constant path towards the perfect groove. Listening to this gives me a greater appreciation and keener ear for his contributions to groups like 4Hero, DKD, Silhouette Brown, and 2000black.
If you happen to be in the New York area check out Dego at Submercer on June 24th
Enjoy the YouTube sampler. The album drops on June 20, 2011.