‘Imbued with honesty and an authentic sense of self, D.K. Lyons is a Manhattan based songwriter injecting his fresh perspective into the pop scene.’ – Notion

D.K. Lyon’s latest offering is another example of his artistic transparency, ‘The Sadness’ is a confrontation of the past and in particular ‘an ex who has hung around well after calling it quits.’ Leaning more heavily into his synth pop side, Lyons croons over a driving 80’s infused beat. Creatively, the song is a slightly different approach for Lyons, who almost always writes on his guitar. The lyrics touch on moving on from fake love and naivety, with the production laying a perfect backdrop for these personal realizations. A real-life breakup story + a metaphor for moving on from a past that clings”