The Grand Eagle Hotel is a temporary attraction in Hackney, London. It was created purely for a run of live shows concocted by Laura Marling and Secret Cinema and has been fabulously adorned.
That first step into the hotel, surrounded by swathes of guests dressed in 1920’s style clothing. Such an effort was made to fit into the era and it was all the more incredible for the short notice that was given. The tickets went on sale towards the end of May, and just over a week ago the details of the even were revealed, launching Secret Music.
God this is addictive!
The vocals are kind of flat but it’s so good, perfectly catchy and I think the flatness adds a certain character to the track, which has such an awesome beat and it’s the sort where you can stat belting out the words along with it. (more…)
(Song of the Day to come this evening)
Ever since I discovered her first two albums Laura Marling has been an absolute favourite of mine. Her albums are almost impossible to get bored with.
Which means when I decided to listen to all her tracks on shuffle to get me through my daily routine I was once again hooked. It doesn’t matter how many times I’ve heard her music before there’s always something new to admire. (more…)
Laura Marling is an absolutely phenomenal singer, songwriter from Hampshire. Her first wo albums were both nominated for the Mercury prize and last year she even won the Best Solo Female award at the BRITs despite many people still not knowing who she is. (more…)