Singer Sky Ferreira drops a folky acoustic tune called "Rancid Girl." We suddenly really want to be on a prairie.
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So, this little Sky Ferreira lady totally rocked out to her hipster Madonna vibes in that last "Everything Is Embarrassing" video we posted. Kinda ruled, didn't it? This time in her new video for "Sad Video," she's got a little Fiona Apple thing going - how is it that this tiny lassie has got such a thick honeyed voice? We just wanna squeeze it all day long. Love.
11/8 - San Francisco, CA - Rickshaw/Popscene
11/12 - Los Angeles, CA - Bardot/School Night
11/27 - Cambridge, MA - TT And The Bears
11/28 - Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands
11/29 - New York, NY - Mercury Lounge
11/30 - Washington D.C. - DC 9
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Sky Ferreira got her a little vintage Madonna steez going on. In this video for "Everything is Embarrassing," she flails about like the natural carefree pop star rocker she seems destined to be. That early 90s pop zest on this tune is exactly what we needed to make this sunny Friday seem all the more perfect.
Pitchfork even gave it the honor of Best New Track when it first came out - not too shabby. And she's quite easy on the eyes with that carefully crafted "messy" hair, too, huh? Winning all around.
The track is part of her upcoming EP, Ghost, where Sky calls on an impressive cast of producers, including Greg Kurstin (Santigold, The Shins), Jon Brion (Fiona Apple), and Ariel Rechtshaid (Usher).
Look out for Ghost on October 16.
CMJ Show Dates
October 17 (10pm) @ Union Hall, NYC
October 18 (early, 8pm) @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC
October 18 (late 11:30pm) @ Santo's Party House, NYC
October 20 (daytime tbd) @ Piano's, NYC
October 20 (12am) @ 92Y Tribeca, NYC
Always treading the genre line, Toronto based producer and singer/songwriter Colin Munroe drops a new suite today of his vocal remixes titled The Revox Suite - Vol 1. Featuring vocal remixes of Paramore, Jackson 5 and Sky Ferreira as well as a vocal mash-up of La Roux x Nicki Minaj. It also includes a revox of Bob Dylan's "Who Killed Davey Moore" previously released on the acclaimed mixtape Colin Munroe is the Unsung Hero. Available exclusivly as a digital download, you can head to Colin Munroe's website and get the full suite in exchange for an email.