News

C Duncan Shares “Impossible” Video Filmed at Europe’s Biggest Elvis Presley Tribute Contest

Health Due Out March 29 via FatCat; Produced by Elbow’s Craig Potter

Feb 06, 2019

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) is releasing a new album, Health, on March 29 via FatCat. Previously he shared the album's first single, "Impossible." Now he has shared a video for the song, which was filmed at Europe's biggest Elvis Presley tribute contest. More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Strand of Oaks, Telekinesis, Weyes Blood, Piroshka, and More

Plus The Drums, Cass McCombs, Tamaryn, James Blake, C Duncan, Glen Hansard, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Jan 18, 2019

Welcome to the second Songs of the Week of 2019. This week's list includes tracks from freshly announced albums (Strand of Oaks, The Drums, Tamaryn, C Duncan, Glen Hansard), as well as by artists who have already made this list with previous songs from their upcoming albums (Telekinesis, Piroshka, Cass McCombs).  More

C Duncan Announces New Album, Shares New Song “Impossible”

Health Due Out March 29 via FatCat; Produced by Elbow’s Craig Potter

Jan 18, 2019

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) has announced a new album, Health, and shared its first single, "Impossible." Health is Duncan's third album and is due out March 29 via FatCat. It was produced by Elbow's Craig Potter. More

Watch: C Duncan - “Like You Do” Video

The Midnight Sun Out Now via FatCat

Mar 31, 2017

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his Twilight Zone-inspired sophomore albumThe Midnight Sun, last fall via FatCat. Now he has shared a video for that album's "Like You Do." More

Watch: C Duncan - “Other Side” Video

The Midnight Sun Out Now via FatCat

Dec 13, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his acclaimed debut album, Architect, last year via FatCat. It was nominated for prestigious Mercury Prize and was a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies. More

Oct 28, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his acclaimed debut album, Architect, last year via FatCat. It was nominated for the prestigious Mercury Prize and was a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies. More

Listen: C Duncan - “On Course”

The Midnight Sun Due Out October 7 via FatCat

Sep 12, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his acclaimed debut album, Architect, last year via FatCat. It was nominated for prestigious Mercury Prize and was a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies.  More

Watch: C Duncan - “Wanted to Want It Too” Video

The Midnight Sun Due Out October 7 via FatCat

Sep 02, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his acclaimed debut album, Architect, last year via FatCat. It was nominated for prestigious Mercury Prize and was a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies.  More

Aug 03, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his acclaimed debut album, Architect, last year via FatCat. It was nominated for prestigious Mercury Prize and was a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies.  More

Under the Radar Announces May/June 2016 Issue with M83 on the Cover

Issue 57 Also Includes Interview with Lush, Primal Scream, John Carpenter, Frightened Rabbit, Underworld, Yeasayer, Frankie Cosmos, Julien Baker, Cat's Eyes, School of Seven Bells, Parquet Courts, Fear of Men, Minor Victories, Kevin Morby, and More

May 06, 2016

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our May/June 2016 issue (out May, June, and into July), which has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon. It will also soon be available digitally via Under the Radar's app, and the magazine apps Zinio, Readly, and Readbug. The issue features M83 on the cover. More

Premiere: C Duncan “EP”

Out Feb. 19 on FatCat; Stream the Whole Release Now

Feb 17, 2016

Scottish singer/songwriter C Duncan's succinctly titled EP is due out this Friday on FatCat. Ahead of the release, we're pleased to share a stream of the entire four-song effort. More

Watch: C Duncan - “Say” Video

Architect Out on CD and Vinyl This Friday via FatCat

Feb 02, 2016

Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan) released his debut album, Architect, in the U.K. late last year via FatCat. It was nominated for prestigious Mercury Prize and is a gorgeous collection with shades of Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear in its multi-layered harmonies. More


Interviews

2016 Artist Survey: C Duncan

Duncan on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, First Kisses, Stranger Things, and Self-Driving Cars

Feb 28, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan). More

C Duncan

Designer Sounds

Jun 23, 2016

Though he has spent most of his life preparing for a career in music, Chris Duncan (who uses "C Duncan" as his stage name) was nonetheless surprised by how quickly he realized his potential. More


Reviews

The Midnight Sun

The Midnight Sun

FatCat

Nov 01, 2016

When Glaswegian songwriter Chris Duncan released his debut LP Architect last year, it felt majestically unrushed. The spacious arrangements and multi-faceted melodies soaked up the spirit of Brian Wilson and speckled it across each of the record's dream pop masterpieces. More