Shock Radar Breaks New Ground With Release of 'The Purist'
Shock Radar, the unpredictable and hard to categorize band led by multi instrumentalist, songwriter and painter Lee J. Diamond announced today that their highly anticipated new recording - "The Purist" is now available for purchase through iTunes HERE. Their previous record, the critically acclaimed "Live Like Lions" was released in 2012.
Lee J Diamond, who has worked as a session musician for members of The Verve, Stabbing Westward, Small Black and The Slits and has spent time touring and recording for acts like The Feud, Aerial Love Feed/Rockethouse, and Blood City, has focused the past several years giving life to his own material as a singer and composer.
Born and raised in NY where he worked at several record stores till attending Boston's Berklee College of Music on scholarship, and further studying art and journalism at New School University, Lee J Diamond has climbed his way to the top of the city's music scene, simply doing what he does best, mixing and playing all styles from around the world.
Written and performed by Lee Diamond and recorded in part at Emandee, Sear Sound and Chelsea Hotel, this genre jumping record was mixed at Emandee by Mark Ospovat, engineered by Mark Ospovat, Paul Kalina and DD and mastered at Sterling Sound by Steve Fallone. The eccentric artistic styling of Shock Radar's 'Post-Pop' songs is fresh and unique.
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