20 February 2022
Who: The musical project of Singaporean singer-songwriter
Nat Ćmiel (born Natasha Yelin Chang – 24 years old)
Active: Since 2012 / several EPs and now her 2nd LP
Pitchfork says: “The pioneering second album from the London-based avant-pop artist is a darkly nuanced look at identity and technology, where personal disasters occur at the same scale as the actual apocalypse.” Full review here. Score: 8/10.
Turn Up The Volume: Ambient adventures in Lo-Fi with wayward twists and turns
and Cmiel‘s mysterious twilight vox adding a mystifying touch throughout the whole
Closing track The Things They Did For Me Out Of Love lasts for almost 5 hours (!), creating an atmospheric space where you can watch a David Lynch movie with Björk as the enigmatic Diva in the middle and the soundtrack composed by Pink Floyd. Fascinating!