As well as the constant stream of emails from PR companies, record companies and God knows who else, I also get a lot of emails from the artists themselves. About ten days ago, I received an email from one Nnamdi Ogbonnaya. He describes himself as a musician/composer from Chicago – “mostly drums, but I also play guitar and bass in a few punk/hardcore/indie/jazz (any genre) bands in Chicago.”
Not only that but he’s done some solo stuff. His latest album, which you can stream and download above via bandcamp, is entitled FECKIN WEIRDO: Nnamdi’s spectral adventures through a pubulous conundrum, canceling out the burrowing burden and ambiguity of his pre?-?zuberant tooth shine.
Which is a mouthful, but it’s more imaginative than self-titled, isn’t it?
Take the time to listen, one of the more exciting an unusual submissions I’ve recieved here at 17 Seconds in a while.
Here are a couple of videos which give a sense of his crazy but indisputable sense of style: