The Consulate General is the new project from Taiwanese American Alexander Chen. You may recognise Alex as he is also in San Francisco band Boy In Static. After relocating to Gothernburg in Sweden, Alexander launched The Consulate General. The album ‘Person Number’ due for release on 6th April via Circle Into Square Records and features friends that include Antione Bedard of Montag. The minimalist pop melodies and delicate vocals of lead track ‘What time is it now’ sets the prescedent for the album, which is sure to be a hit on the blogs this year. Go check him out at Myspace and also pre-order the album through Amazon.
The Consulate General – What Time Is It Now