Elijah Wolf

Starchild & the New Romantic released new EP on Ghostly (listen), playing Knitting Factory this week
Starchild & the New Romantic released new EP on Ghostly (listen), playing Knitting Factory this week
You may have seen Bryndon Cook playing in Charilift, or Blood Orange or Solange Knowles' band, but he also makes music of his own with Starchild & the New Romantic. He cites Prince as his biggest influence, but you can also hear a lot of mid-'80s pop R&B in what he does (Sade, Terrence Trent D’Arby, even Spandau Ballet), not to mention Parliament Funkadelic and '00s-era chillwave. He's s..