Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Most recent release, Blood & Bone (2011)
Alice Gun's site (as of July 2016 forwards to Ambiguous Records, which has only minimal info)
PJ Harvey with an amost (but not quite) Gothic edge
Alice Gun's sound is dark alternative rock. She's got a strong voice and songwriting. While I really like the "The Swimmer" single, I still haven't been drawn to buy the full album despite multiple listens to available samples. I can't explain why. Still, I recommend her work to fans of dark pop/rock. She's very intriguing, and I'll definitely be keeping an ear open for more of her work. (Neile)
Recommended first album:
The Swimmer ep
The Swimmer ep
Physical item limited, but available as a download
I really enjoy this single. It's only two versions of two songs, "The Swimmer" and "Minty Fresh", but the versions are quite different. The sound is dark and powerful, and has intriguing edges. (Neile)
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