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Hint of Mess

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Hint of Mess

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Andrew Dorff
Producers:
The Work Group

We gave it a B-

Andrew Dorff’s debut, Hint of Mess, opens with a propulsive number called ”Supercool,” which is precisely what the singer-songwriter (and kid brother of indie film staple Stephen Dorff) aims to be. There are some appealing musical ideas (the folky, hip-hopping swing of ”Too Far Underground”), but Dorff’s mush-mouthed delivery makes him sound less like an innovative upstart than some boozed-up novelty act. B-