Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can
NME.COM feature on Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 22 March 2010
The growing pains of an old soul make for compelling and powerful music
What’s in a haircut? Plenty, if we’re to believe the hype surrounding the release of new-folk starlet Laura Marling ’s second album. In the promo clip for single ‘Devil’s Spoke’ , the one-time possessor of a pixie-blonde crop beyond compare appears glum-faced, hair scraped back into a mousy bun. Scrubbed and sullen-looking, she has the seen-it-all air of an institutionalised...
- Mar 21, 2010
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- Devil's Spoke
- Made By Maid
- Rambling Man
- Blackberry Stone
- Alpha Shallows
- Goodbye England (Covered In Snow)
- Hope In The Air
- What He Wrote
- Darkness Descends
- I Speak Because I Can
Self-doubt, hard truths and heartbreak as the 23-year-old's fourth album sifts through the flotsam of a failed love affair
- May 24, 2013
HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London, March 7th
- Mar 23, 2012
A gorgeous retelling that does some serious justice
- Dec 6, 2011
NPR session also includes a performance of Townes Van Zandt's 'Colorado Girl'
Singer-songwriter joined by string quartet as immersive theatre run begins
She will now play sixteen Secret Cinema events in a mystery east London venue
Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can: Wikipedia Album Entry
"Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)" was released as a single in Dec 09.
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