Destroyer

If you haven’t heard Destroyer (or heard of Destroyer) then you should rectify that right now. Why? Where to start. It’s not just that singer Dan Bejar has a truly singular voice (in every sense), it’s also that Destroyer are a band on a mission: to strip songs down to their barest bones. That aim might seem simple, but this dedication to austerity means that almost every one of their tracks offer moments to savour, whether it’s the blast of saxs that weave through the outro of Tinseltown Swimming in Blood or the rip-roaring acoustics of Times Square. Give Destroyer time and you’ll reap some v