The Future of Nanaki

February 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Dying Light is the most recent release from Postcode member Mikie Daugherty, but this time he expresses himself through the soloist project Nanaki. In this [...]

Nanaki :: ‘The Land Surveyor’

January 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Mikie Daugherty (largely known for his lead-guitar and vocal role in the band Postcode) recently released a new instrumental album called The Dying Light under the name [...]

Nanaki :: The Dying Light

January 13, 2015 // 1 Comment

Mike Daugherty of Postcode has done it again, this time releasing a new collection under the band name Nanaki. After releasing the Afterlight EP at the beginning of 2014, Daugherty released a new 12-track album on New Year’s Day through Small Bear Records (Nanaki’s first full-length album since Fashion is the Enemy of All Art in 2003). This new album, called The Dying Light, is inspired by philosophical writers like Kafka and Sartre, while embodying “the darkness in the heart of man”. The album is more cohesive and coherent than previous releases as it explores musical trends like the heavier use of keyboards (with more piano and orchestral sounds). Unlike other albums that Daugherty has worked on, guitars are taking a backseat for once, though the album still holds his trademark guitar style. [...]