Grimes – ‘Oblivion’

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Track of the year so far?

Imagine Kraftwerk teaming up with Blondie for a rework of ‘Heart Of Glass’ and performing it several hundred leagues under the sea. That goes some way to explaining the brilliant otherworldliness of Grimes’ new single –celestially pie-eyed with Claire Boucher’s child-like “la la la”s, and feeling genuinely like a vision from the future.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CpKqQ8fsBQs


Laura Snapes