That voice, though. I kept thinking of the phrase that David Toop coined, “Crooning on Venus”. Here that description is perfect. The heavenly multi-tracked harmonies sound as if they have indeed been beamed in from somewhere alien. If not from outer space, then from simpler, more innocent times. Seaming cast as a 1930s, `40s cinematic heroine. Caught in the spotlight, her crystalline, cut-glass, Queen’s English accent enunciating hymns to connection. Prayers in praise of love. Plus a little longing. Full review….
Posted on 18.02.2023