+/- frontman Richard Baluyut was full of praise for drummer Chris Deaner, whose background wasn’t exactly suited for his theoretical band. “When Chris gave me some of the recordings of other bands he’d worked with, none of them sounded anything like what he’s doing with us. That really impressed me,” Baluyut explained. “He was great at playing the straight-up rock drummer in a song-supporting role, yet he could do all this amazing off-time stuff, too. Nothing fazes him. Anything rhythmically strange I ask him to do, he just does it – and then throws in his own ideas. The songs always end up sounding way better than anything I could’ve dreamed up.” Read more.