A reluctant New Pornographer and the mastermind of a post-ironic art-rock band that takes its heavy-metal name literally, Destroyer's Daniel Bejar is a world-class underminer. He springs rude reversals ("The future's yours/No, wait, I lied"), repurposes popular refrains ("Have I told you lately that I love you?/Did I fail to mention there's a sword hanging above you?"), and interrupts his prodigious bouts of garrulous... More >>>