Matthew C.X. Langford Halfway through Alex Zhang Hungtai's -- known to most…
- Posted on Jun 29th 2011 12:00PM by Jenny Charlesworth
Matthew C.X. Langford, AOL
With his moody, blues-based, distortion-heavy rock, the self-taught Vancouver-based musician has been steadily earning fans who are drawn to his down-and-dirty aesthetic. He's also managed to get the critics on board, too, (especially in Canada where his debut, 'Badlands,' recently nabbed a Polaris Prize Long List nod). Spinner recently sat down with the lo-fi troubadour to get to the bottom of his Dirty Beaches persona, hear about his early days (when catching a beer in the face during his set wasn't out of the ordinary) and the ego-boosting encounter he had with a gentleman in the South.
Watch our exclusive video interview below.