Archive Paradise Rock Club

Interview: RJD2 talks new album, plays The Paradise on Sunday

It had been almost three years since influential producer RJD2 has put anything out, but finally he released his most recent album, “More Is Than Isn’t” this past October.

A definite departure from his four previous albums, RJD2’s latest, although still steeped in his usual funky, hip-hop leaning style, shows the 37-year-old artist’s ability to comfortably work across all genres. Part funk, part jazz, and a sprinkling of psychedelic synth arrangements, RJD2 crafts tracks that are not only peppered with vocal collaborations, but prove successful culminations of his previous musical approaches rather than simply a new shift in style. More