Introducing Danger Mouse as a hip-hop artist doesn't quite do his multi-dimensional body of work much justice. Danger Mouse has stated that he aspires to be in full-control of selecting his artistic projects, as well as producing them. While the rodent-masked producer cut his teeth within the world of urban music, his vision of attaining auteur status is a realistic one, considering all the genres he has traversed.
Before he became Danger Mouse, Brian Burton was just a shy kid from White Plains, New York. While attending college in Athens, Georgia, Burton produced and remixed a sizable amount of electronic music under the name Pelican City. He also began to DJ for the university and released several mixtapes of remixes. While spinning public DJ sets, the... Read More