Indie Rock that Embodies the Living Soul of NYC. - Listen to Des Rocs: Mickey Mouse Club
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posted 26 Sep 2021 by Krister Axel
Moves deftly from loud to quiet and raucous to intimate with the finesse of a surgeon's blade.

Somewhere in Queens, a musical madman creates compositions in an underground lair. Formerly used as a break room for 1950s MTA tunnel workers, the gritty legacy of the city radiates from the walls. Des Rocs embodies the living soul of NYC. A fourth-generation New Yorker, his authenticity, coupled with an obsessive drive to create, has spawned an undeniable force of nature.

Latest single "Mickey Mouse Club" is a powerhouse of raw energy and intricate songcraft, showcasing his ability to effortlessly weave the forces of rock and roll between the pillars of metal and punk. This rousing song moves deftly from loud to quiet and raucous to intimate with the finesse of a surgeon's blade. Just listen.

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Krister Bjornson Axel

Ogdensburg, New York

Paris, France. Madison, Wisconsin. Los Angeles. Ashland, Oregon. Ottawa. I write music, I write about music, and I write code. See also: photography, prose, podcasting. I have 1 gorgeous wife, 2 amazing kids, and many interests.


Recent Awards: 2020 ND (Photo) Honorable Mention, 2020 Accenti Writing Contest Finalist