the Buzz for August 24th, 2010


Finley Quaye & William Orbit (featuring Beth Orton) — “Dice”
(from Much More Than Much Love) — Dice

A haunting, wholly satisfying mash-up of genres (country meets electronica!) and ideals which hinges on (and benefits immeasurably from) the tense, taut interplay between the flighty Quaye and the earth angel Orton (who, by dint of her mere presence, literally lifts everything she touches toward magnificence).