New Single From ‘Planet Key’ Songwriter Darren Watson

Press Release – Delia Shanly Controversial rhythm and blues musician Darren Watson has a new single out. From April 24th I Got Your Office Right Here can be bought at http://darrenwatson.bandcamp.com with a video version available on YouTube at http://youtu.be/GQrmbxtr09k.I Got Your Office Right Here: New Single From ‘Planet Key’ Songwriter Darren Watson Controversial rhythm and blues musician Darren Watson has a new single out. From April 24th I Got Your Office Right Here can be bought at http://darrenwatson.bandcamp.com with a video version available on YouTube at http://youtu.be/GQrmbxtr09k. The Wellington-based songwriter gained notoriety last year with the hit satirical song and music video Planet Key. The song was the subject of a successful High Court challenge to the Electoral Commission’s advice that the song and video were ‘election programmes’ and ‘election advertisements.’ Justice Clifford’s recent ruling has been seen by many as a landmark decision for freedom of expression in New Zealand. The new stand-alone single, I Got Your Office Right Here, is less politically direct than Planet Key. The song’s central character can be heard boasting about how they get away with anything – as long as it’s done in the name of their ‘office’ and not their own name. There is also a line or two about secrecy surrounding something called the TPPA, and vague mention of a “welcome in Hawaii . . “. What it all...

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