Since the release of Jenny Hval’s 2013’s Innocence Is Kinky, multidisciplinary and transgressive artist, Jenny Hval, has toured extensively, including a North American run…Read More
Annie Erin Clark (born September 28, 1982), better known by her stage name St. Vincent, is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She began her music career as a member of The Polyphonic Spree and was also part of Sufjan Stevens’ touring band before forming her own band in 2006. Clark currently resides in Manhattan.
Her debut album was Marry Me, and was followed by Actor (2009). Her third album, Strange Mercy, was released on September 13, 2011. On September 10, 2012, she released a collaborative album with David Byrne titled Love This Giant.
Clark has opened shows for such acts as Television, Arcade Fire, Andrew Bird, Jolie Holland, John Vanderslice, Xiu Xiu, Death Cab for Cutie, Cristina Donà and Grizzly Bear. She worked with Bon Iver on the song “Roslyn”, which appeared on the film soundtrack of The Twilight Saga: New Moon. She also worked with Kid Cudi on the song “MANIAC” for his album Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager along with rapper Cage.
Birmingham-based shoegaze-y three-piece, WRAY, release the psychedelic and dream-like video for track “Relative” off their self-titled debut album, out July 15th on Communicating Vessels. The band premiered the video for the song today. Wray will be performing in New York City as part of their CMJ:Read More
Difficult music has become considerably more palatable of late. Case in point: the new St. Vincent album goes down easy. While YouTube is still abuzz with WTF-esque comments accompanying the self-titled album’s first single,Read More
Kelis has announced that she’ll be performing at this year’s NPR SXSW showcase, her first performance since 2010’s All Hearts tour with Robyn, and her first performance ever with a full 12 piece band. Other guests to perform at NPR’s Wednesday,Read More