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We’ve all had crab days, right? You know, those days when you feel that you were born on the wrong day, or like a dirty attic. When every instrument you…

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“Los Angeles is a constellation of plastic,” wrote novelist Norman Mailer when describing the so-called City Of Angels. So it’s no wonder alarm bells rang earlier this year when…

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This record isn’t so much the sequel its title suggests as 26 minutes of the bits left off ‘CYRK’, Cate Le Bon’s second album. Maybe you think this is hubristic,…

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Smoke-voiced psychonaut Cate is about to release ‘CYRK II’, an EP of tracks that didn’t make her recent album. A peek at the velvety rich offcuts therein here, as a…

If you thought that Cate Le Bon might pay much heed to the notion of a career arc, then you might think she erred in 2008, introducing herself to the…

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Out favourite South Wales siren is back soon with second album ‘CYRK’, and it’s easily the poppiest thing she’s ever done. Borrowing the jaunty jangle that Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci used…

Don’t let those vintage dresses and heavy false eyelashes fool you. [a]Cate Le Bon[/a] is one strange creature. Her odd, beautiful songs burrow like furtive woodland creatures to a safe…

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