Dudley Saunders

Dudley Saunders

Like k.d. lang and Laurie Anderson, singer/songwriter Dudley Saunders began his music career first as a critically-acclaimed performance artist - only to find the experimental "gothic folk" music he wrote for his pieces take over his career.

Described by critics as "surreal, modern folk tales" (VILLAGE VOICE), Dudley's performance art told stories about strange, haunted people, usually exiles of some kind. Many were southern, many urban, but most of them were extremely sexual and rejected by their families for the forbidden, even obscene... more