John Van Deusen is an artist of contradictions. The first seeds of these contradictions were planted in his early career as frontman and primary songwriter for The Lonely Forest. The Lonely Forest saw Van Deusen first blend unabashedly heart-on-the-sleeve songwriting with propulsive indie rock, quickly leading to heavy national touring in support of bands such as Death Cab For Cutie and Portugal. The Man.
His new solo song "Whatever Makes You Mine" is a cathartic power pop track with a catchy hook and lyrical vulnerability. Listen now!