3rd November 2011
Grant Hart (Husker Du) for UK tour
Grant´s upcoming release will be a music version of the epic poem "Paradise Lost" by 17th-century English writer John Milton.It's like a good old friend standing at your door. Grant Hart is best known as the drummer and co-songwriter for the influential alternative rock and hardcore punk band Hüsker Dü. After the band's breakup in 1987, Hart formed the alternative rock trio Nova Mob, where he moved to vocals and guitar.
Hart's solo career became his main focus after the dissolution of Nova Mob. His fourth solo record "Hot Wax" was released 2009 with participation of Godspeed You! Black Emperor and A Silver Mt Zion. 2010 saw the release of "Oeuvrevue" (Hazelwood/Rough Trade), a hand-picked collection of rare songs from 1988 to 1995, and the oral history book "Hüsker Dü: The Story of the Noise Pop Pioneers Who Launched Modern Rock" by author Andrew Earles.
Grant´s upcoming release will be a music version of the epic poem "Paradise Lost" by 17th-century English writer John Milton.