In the heart of New York's underground indie alternative scene, Subway Rat, born David Polanco, emerges as a breath of fresh air with his highly-anticipated debut album, 'Stand Clear Of The Closing Doors.' Polanco, drawing from an eclectic array of musical influences, invites listeners on a captivating journey through his sonic world. At the forefront of this musical adventure is the lead single, 'Rendezvous,' a genre-defying whirlwind that encapsulates Subway Rat's unique musical sound.
'Rendezvous' is a testament to Subway Rat's innovative approach to music. It's a track that defies categorization, fusing what Polanco himself describes as "NJ pop storytelling over NY alternative beats." In its DNA, you can detect echoes of 2000s indie influences like The Strokes and LCD Soundsystem. However, Subway Rat's music manages to be both comfortingly familiar and uncannily new, a testament to his ability to blend the past with the present seamlessly.
While still relatively new to the music scene, Subway Rat has already garnered international attention with radio plays in the UK, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and beyond. With 'Stand Clear Of The Closing Doors', Subway Rat is poised to capitalize on his burgeoning popularity, ready to make an indelible mark on the New York and indie rock music scene. His genre-defying sound and poignant songwriting are set to captivate audiences worldwide, and 'Stand Clear Of The Closing Door' is the first stepping stone on this exciting journey.