Julian Casablancas' from The Strokes vocal transformation
It is absolutely incredible how Julian’s voice has changed over time. While many Rock singers, over a twenty year period, tend to lose range and control, Julian has gone completely the opposite direction. His voice continues to clime in range, dynamics and expression as he ages.
There’s a LOT he’s doing right! Let’s dive into Ode to the Mets off The Strokes latest album and observe some things about how Julian uses mixed voice, vocal distortion and strategic dynamics to both serve the song AND his vocal creativity and stamina!