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Interview: Daughter

Judging by Elena’s soulful and depressed lyrics, you’d expect her to be a sad, fragile English girl. However, upon chatting to her, I found her to be delightful! Slightly nervous, chatty and full of laughs – expect the unexpected not only from Elena, but from Daughter. Daughter are a three piece band formed by Elena, […]

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Daughter covers “Get Lucky”

Daughter  has transformed Daft Punk’s funky dance tune into their own hauntingly twisted saga. It was recorded on BBC radio one on Saturday as a special on the Huw Stephens show They have been absolutely killing the covers, with a recent mash-up of Bon Iver’s “Perth” and Hot Chip’s “Ready for the Floor”. Love it or […]

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Splendour in the Grass 2013 Lineup Announcement

The wait is over. The 2013 Splendour in the Grass lineup has finally been announced. I have to say that I’m not sure some of these names have sunk in yet, but first impressions are that it is pretty massive. The SITG crew released the lineup via a videolink this morning. Our favourite acts that […]

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REVIEW: Daughter – If You Leave

Life is exquisitely cruel. For those of you who don’t agree, listen to If You Leave, Daughter’s depressingly stunning debut into the musical realm and you will soon be convinced. The beautiful Elena Tonra tears open her inner demons and throws them down on top of haunting melodies for us to enjoy. The experimental folk trio […]

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