Deniz Tek is best known as a founding member of the influential Australian 70’s independent rock band Radio Birdman.
Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, the guitarist / singer / songwriter has long been based in Australia, maintaining an active and prolific solo career as well as spearheading Radio Birdman’s ongoing revival. He has also toured and recorded with many of the iconic figures of Detroit rock’s greats: MC5, The Stooges, The Rationals and Sonics Rendezvous Band.
Mean Old Twister is the follow-up to 2013’s acclaimed “Detroit”, and will features the same band – bassist Bob Brown and sometime ATOMIC ROOSTER and SPINAL TAP drummer, Ric Parnell.
Mixing of the album was supervised by noted producer and Birdman frontman Rob Younger
Standout tracks include the straight ahead, high-powered guitar rockers; Burned Black and Prison Mouse; Comanche, a shimmering surf instrumental; the Stonesy ballad Table For One; and Free At Last, an all-acoustic diversion from the electric guitar attack.
European version of the album features a different cutting of the master, a new layout and a digital download code.
(Wild Honey Records)