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Douglas Dare - Aforger

Following his acclaimed debut Whelm, London-based singersongwriter and
pianist Douglas Dare returns with his sophomore album Aforger on
October 14th.

In a digital age where memories are mimicked by pixels and identity is as
malleable as static, Douglas Dare's new album Aforger questions the
boundaries between reality and fiction.

Inspired by recent events and revelations encountered in his life these songs
depict Dare at his most vulnerable, whilst simultaneously reflecting our own
obsession with reality and technology back at us.

Aforger was produced by long-time collaborator Fabian Prynn, mixed by Paul
Gregory of Lanterns On The Lake and mastered at the iconic Abbey Road Studios.
In the following conversation Douglas strips back the personal journeys and
realisations which preceded its recording.

Having first toured the world to support of the likes of Ólafur Arnalds,
Nils Frahm and Fink, followed by European headline tours in 2014 and 2015, this
autumn will see Douglas return to the live circuit for a series of select shows
in London and beyond.

In a conversation with Douglas Dare on July 11th 2016: The album title plays
with the idea of a forger - someone creating imitations or copies, and
reimagines them as the creator of something that's no longer real. Prior to
writing the record, I came out to my father and came out of a long
relationship, both were hugely challenging for me and questioned my idea of
identity and reality. These thoughts leaked out into the record and formed the
core of Aforger. I was determined not to

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