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Alexandra Day


Country of origin:

U.S.

Type of music generally:

Contemporary folk

Status:

Most recent release, untangle (2011)

See also:

Alexandra Day's Bandcamp page

Comparisons:

Joni Mitchell, Dar Williams, Fiona Apple

Covers/own material:

Own

General comments:

Alexandra Day makes intricate, literate music. (stjarnell@yahoo.com)

Recommended first album:

untangle is the first we've heard

Recordings:

  • No Castles No Moats (2008)
  • untangle (2011)

untangle

Release info:

2011—self-releaaed

Availability:

See <Alexandra Day's Bandcamp page

Ecto priority:

Recommended

Group members:

Alexandra Day

Produced by:

Alexandra Day

Comments:

Alexandra Day's music is delivered with delicacy and passion. Her warm vocals suit these fascinating songs well. "Prophet" makes for a strong opener, with poetic and thoughtful lyrics. "Take it easy" has soulful vocals and contemplative lyrics that work well with the calm melody. "Virginia" is a reflective song about growing up and it has a fluid melody that works well. "Chemicals in my brain" is a humorous song about love that Day makes resonate. Her album's a wonderful listen. (stjarnell@yahoo.com)


Thanks to stjarnell@yahoo.com for work on this entry.

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