Interview: Destroyer's Dan Bejar talks Miles Davis, dropping rock music, and being compared to yacht rock

In addition to being a prolific songwriter who has produced nine Destroyer records over the past 16 years, a brilliantly poetic lyricist hailed by critics and indie kids the world over, and a crazily accomplished musician who also used to be in The New Pornographers, Dan Bejar seems like a pretty nice guy. At least, he was really nice to me when I wrapped up my interview with him — a good 40 minutes that covered territory from his literary influences to how he decided which songs to use for Destroyer versus for New Pornographers to his excitement about playing [...]

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