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Interview: RJD2 Chats About The Colossus

RJD2 I Photo by Dan McMahon
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The restless sonic explorer RJD2 is near impossible to pin down. Nothing seems to really fit. Hip hop producer? Multi-instrumentalist songwriter? DJ? At this point it all of these labels seem inconsequential. RJ (Ramble John) Krohn has been making interesting, multifaceted albums for a decade now and just seems to be hitting his stride. We caught up with RJD2 to talk about his fourth album, The Collosus, newly released on his record label Electrical Productions, which is a near indefinable, genre-hopping frenzy, as well as what an album actually should accomplish, and who the heck is in that bull suit in his video for "Let There Be Horns." Here is some of what was said.RJD2- Ghostwriter