Wednesday, November 2 2011
The overall impression Annie Clark gives is of someone who is ultimately untouched even by the subjects of her own lyrics.
Monday, October 17 2011
The German electronic musician and erstwhile member of Moderat returns with a warmer, softer edge than contemporaries like James Blake.
Monday, September 12 2011
St. Vincent makes a strong case that high art can have a popular dimension and pop music can be high-minded and artful.
Sunday, March 7 2010
St. Vincent (AKA Annie Clark) is a magnificent performer with a talented, intelligent group of musicians by her side. I defy anyone with blood still flowing through their veins to remain still and unmoved during her performances.
Monday, March 1 2010
St. Vincent enchanted Chicago's Metro last week with her eclectic mix of synthesized funk, orch-pop, electronica, art-rock, and even understated use of hip hop.
Friday, January 29 2010
The well-rounded night of laughter and amazing music raised at least $20,000 for the Red Cross, which is very respectable for the three and a half hour showcase.
Friday, June 19 2009
Wednesday, May 6 2009
St. Vincent plays in any number of genres, but buries them so deeply in the concrete and rebar of her thundering industrial clatter that they take some coaxing out. And even then they only come out in pieces, coated in the dust of her unique sound.
Monday, August 6 2007
A bizarrely endearing engagement shows that Annie Clark has a knack for grandiose orchestrations, but tempers these more restlessly than Sufjan Stevens.