Anna Calvi - 'Strange Weather' EP

Anna Calvi - 'Strange Weather' EP

It’s only worth doing a version of someone else’s song if you bring something new to it. Anna Calvi certainly does that on this five-track EP of covers. It opens with her take on ‘Papi Pacify’ by FKA Twigs. Calvi transposes the sparse and...

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Anna Calvi - 'One Breath'

Anna Calvi - 'One Breath'

As impressive as Anna Calvi’s 2011 self-titled debut was, all stormy operatics and gothic romance, the 32-year-old was dogged somewhat by comparisons to Jeff Buckley and PJ Harvey. The Londoner’s follow-up isn’t going to see those...

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Anna Calvi - 'Eliza'

Anna Calvi - 'Eliza'

Another entry in the ever-popular 'woman running through figurative forest in search of inner child' genre –although the video features Ms Calvi running through a painfully literal one. I know this is an intro to a probably excellent album, but...

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Anna Calvi

Anna Calvi

As the rumbles of set opener 'Suzanne & I' boom around the walls of Wilton's, the coloured stage lights flash onto a backdrop showing a barren, brooding landscape. London singer Anna Calvi is onstage, conjuring up her own storm, and turning the...

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This Weeks Singles Reviewed - (21/3/11)

This Weeks Singles Reviewed - (21/3/11)

The NME verdict on the singles released in the UK today , featuring The Strokes, Anna Calvi and Datarock. The Strokes - 'Under Cover Of Darkness' With ‘King Of Limbs’ catapulting past popular culture inside fifteen minutes one...

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Live Review: Anna Calvi

Live Review: Anna Calvi

Of all the people currently making waves in this year’s buzz picks, Anna Calvi is surely the one that stands out. She’s unlikely to ever fully cross into the mainstream and do a Kings Of Leon (unlike Mona , who are clearly trying...

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Album Review: Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi

Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi

When one of the most successful independent record labels of the past decade puts out only a mere smattering of work by female solo artists, you can’t help but feel that they’ve got something of a mental block. However, it seems that Domino...

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10 Tracks You Have To Hear This Week - Anna Calvi, Iron & Wine, PJ Harvey

10 Tracks You Have To Hear This Week - Anna...

1. Anna Calvi - 'Suzanne And I' Way back in March, Arctic Monkeys threw a party to give ‘Humbug’ the sending off it deserved at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire. The atmosphere was rambunctious. However, before the Monkeys took to the stage,...

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