He was first noticed in the music community with the release of the music video "Mooda, Once with Grace" which premiered on Youtube May 9th, 2016. 37547 Followers. She’s 17, but she comes on tour with me and she plays keyboard in my band. I guess they mean more to me than some other people, because they’re very specific. I ended up winning that, and just wanted to do that for the rest of my life. Gus Dapperton was born Brendan Rice in Warwick, New York in 1997. That was the first show we played on the Europe tour, and it was crazy. „Dieser innere Schmerz ist einfach nicht zu begreifen, wenn man nur auf die Oberfläche schaut“, so der US-Amerikaner. Dublin, Ireland. I’m already inspired to do this forever. I can give you some people that I’m really fond of. Initially when I started, we were using Garageband and just messing around with loops and things. The verses are one movement that are kind of angelic and inspiring. Brendan Patrick Rice (born March 11, 1997), better known by his stage name Gus Dapperton, is an American singer and songwriter from Warwick, New York. Dapperton grew up in Warwick, N.Y., a conservative town upstate that he describes as “afraid of changed and obsessed with traditional values.” Curious about the arts from a young age and frustrated with his environment, Gus surrounded himself with a group of like-minded, creative friends and taught himself how to produce hip-hop beats, before embracing the textured, sleepy rock and synth-laced bops he’s gaining attention for today. If everything was pleasurable, everything would be normal. Some of the song names are pretty funny, but a lot of the lyrics are very emotive. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Gus Dapperton on your desktop or mobile device. How did you link up with Matt (the director Matthew Dillon Cohen), who you’ve worked with for all of your videos? And then, we get back downstage, and they were like Yo, why weren’t you wearing your shoes? Then, the chorus is a little more conclusive and harsh. She helped me practice with small things, like how to breathe. How do you come up with the lyrics you write? Literally, something happened with all of us. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Es gehe darum, wie wir letztlich „alle wie Tiere in Käfigen“ leben. You’ve mentioned that Yellow and Such was the first project you put out as yourself. Go directly to shout page. She’s like a classically-trained, amazing vocalist. But, I mess around with like, all of them. Use left/right arrows to navigate the slideshow or swipe left/right if using a mobile device She has to keep me in check most of the time, and then sometimes I keep her in check. I don’t hold it forever. She makes sick dance music and she’s a super good dancer and does good videos. Using analog synths, reverb-heavy vocal crooning, and an overall smoothly … I used to just do one lead vocal. How did she get so good at singing? So, we met with a director who flaked on us a bunch of times—super unprofessional. There’s a video I watched by The Blaze called “Virile.” It’s so simple. The day we speak, Gus is gearing up to hit the road again after a two-week break spent in between New Jersey, Philly and New York City—places he’s rooted in because of family and friends. I’m always going to see new movies and music videos with my friends and my creative director, Matt. And then we got to Philly and all of the sudden I’m onstage and I realize I’m not wearing the shoes and I was like, Ah, fuck I forgot to wear the shoes today. It’s true to me. But, when it’s for my own vision, I just can’t collaborate with anyone because I have such a strong vision in my head that I want to transcribe. When we first got to Europe, I didn’t know what to except. My music now weirdly coincides with how I look, so I think when people can see that, they can understand the song on a more personal level. Indie pop, … She helped me a lot. Warwick is a really rural farm town only about an hour and a half outside of the city. It’s basically about being comfortable. Younger sister, or older? warwick, ny. Gus Dapperton Label from public data source Wikidata; Sources. I was like, Ah, fuck, Ian just grab another bass string. I would wear them for every show when we went to Europe. … I moved in with him shortly after that for a couple months in New York, and then we just became best friends and started doing a bunch of videos. We had the same exact taste. He soon left school and returned to New York, where he began developing the Gus Dapperton persona. Because, all the instruments are the same in both parts, just the chord progression is different. Gus Dapperton has come a long way from Warwick. Using analog synths, reverb-heavy vocal crooning, and an overall smoothly … My friend Elijah Bank$y is a rapper, and I used to produce for him a lot. And, they ended up falling apart. All the songs mean the most to me. Me and my friends, who were obsessed with MF Doom, Madlib, and producers [in general], all went super ham and stayed after school to do it. This is in the middle of the show. Gus Dapperton aus dem US-Staat New York hat zuletzt mit Dreampop-Songs wie "Prune, You Talk Funny" und "I'm Just Snacking" astreine (YouTube-)Hits gelandet und sich im Schnitt rund 1 Million monatliche Zu… lieferbar innerhalb 3-4 Wochen (soweit … Da ist dieser androgyne Jungspund aus Warwick, NY. Not really, it just made sense to me. Are there any artists or songs that inspired you to make that change, listen to yourself during that hard time in your life, and express it in the way you wanted to? Laut Gus Dapperton ist „Orca“ eine Metapher für unsichtbares Leid. Also, something happened with the drums. I had a couple others along the way. What electronic or other analog tools do you find useful in your music-making process? That was just a time when I knew no evil. Produced by Gus Dapperton. It’s very conservative. Instead of the familiar realm of flesh, bone, and boundaries, he presents a new place for popular culture and music. Leave feedback. Immediately after, my bassist pops his bass string, which is kind of unheard of. Knapp zwei Jahre später präsentierte der Indie-Pop-Künstler aus Warwick in New … Breaking a guitar string is fine, because there are six strings and they’re thin, and just up in the high end of the whole thing. It was there in the back of my head. Shortly after, for Christmas, I got Logic Pro and I’ve been using Logic ever since. If there were someone who you’d be excited to work with on their project, who would it be? I was just going through a really tough time. I use Logic Pro a lot because it’s good for recording live instruments and not as old school as Pro Tools for that. We don’t have any upcoming events for this artist right now. He was like, Dude, I don’t have other bass strings. What films or music videos have inspired you most? Gus Dapperton was born Brendan Rice in Warwick, New York in 1997. So, I wanted to just make a lot of dynamics between the cadence and approach I had singing on that. Popping one bass string is like… you need four bass strings. I can’t wear socks twice in a row. I have a lot of names in my notebook. All those inspirations [I had] as a child influence me the most now, because they’re embedded inside me. Albums include Where Polly People Go to Read, Yellow and Such, and Hey u x. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. I’m just 100% there. You play guitar in most of your songs. 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