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This debut doesn’t disappoint
So 21-year-old snot punk grungette Hannah Clark has released her debut album at last, and it doesn’t disappoint. The thrust and sneer of early singles ‘Tyrant Song’
and ‘Genie in a Coke Can’
set the listener up for a tight 12-track record, filled with snide and self-mocking pop culture references, and scuzzy guitar hooks. Surprisingly, there’s a cleaner sound than previously, thanks to longtime producer Entrepreneurs. The standout is surely the beguiling ‘A Handsome Stranger Called Death’
. Wurlitzer organs twine around a mirror-view Lily Allen
cut, as Clark intones, “Someone save me, I don’t want to be another dead twentysomething or other
Click here to listen to the album in full