EXCLUSIVE Song Premiere: iamNateAllen Featured Solo Artist

October 30, 2014 2:34 PM

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EXCLUSIVE Song Premiere: iamNateAllen Featured Solo Artist

When people hear Nate Allen, they immediately reference the quirky, zany, off-beat, colorful interactive floor show of the folk punk band Destroy Nate Allen, and the feel-good love vibes of his relationship with his life-partner Tessa. What they don't expect is a social commentary on the hypocritical, mixed-up priorities of America at large and the stark differences between Nate Allen's personal life journey as a privileged white man versus the personal journeys of his American friends who are people of color. In Nate Allen's freshman solo album, Take Out The Trash by iamNateAllen, we find an honest and often uncomfortable reality check that America still has a long way to go in achieving racial, social and economic equality.

1) Your press release said this project started as a personal outlet to express your feelings about the racial issues/disparities surrounding you, and then it 'accidentally' became a full length album about social issues in general. Can you elaborate on that? What racial issues were you confronted w...

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