Laura Marling

  • Laura Marling – Enmore Theatre, Sydney 20/10/2015
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    Laura Marling – Enmore Theatre, Sydney 20/10/2015

    For as long as Laura Marling has been releasing records, comparisons have followed her. And yes perhaps it’s true – the ghosts of Joni Mitchell, Carole King, and Janis Ian hang very closely behind Marling’s cerebral folk compositions, however at this stage of her career it is unjust to think that she is anything other

  • Melbourne Festival 2015 Music Lineup Announced
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    Melbourne Festival 2015 Music Lineup Announced

    The 2015 Melbourne Festival has announced its 2015 music lineup and it’s stacked with incredible local and international talent showcasing some of the must-see music events of the year. Local legends Courtney Barnett, Jen Cloher, Magic Dirt’s Adalita and The Drones’ Gareth Liddiard will unite for a special Australian exclusive performance celebrating the 40th anniversary

  • Laura Marling Announces 2015 Australian Tour
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    Laura Marling Announces 2015 Australian Tour

    UK folk queen Laura Marling has today announced that she is heading back to Australia towards the end of the year with her full band, for a string of shows to support her recently released album Short Movie. Arriving down under in October and presented by Music Feeds, Marling will play gigs in Perth, Adelaide,

  • Review: Laura Marling – ‘Short Movie’
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    Review: Laura Marling – ‘Short Movie’

    It feels as though Laura Marling has always been far too young to sound this old. Upon rising to prominence a half-decade-and-change ago with her excellent debut album, Alas I Cannot Swim, it startled many listeners to find that the richly-woven harmonies and sombre sea-dwelling tales it contained were being delivered by a scrawny teenager

  • Arctic Monkeys And David Bowie Lead 2013 Mercury Prize Nominations
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    Arctic Monkeys And David Bowie Lead 2013 Mercury Prize Nominations

    The 2013 nominees for the prestigious Mercury Prize have been announced, with the award that seeks to recognise “recorded music of all genres by British or Irish artists” shortlisting David Bowie, Arctic Monkeys and Laura Marling among its 12 finalists. The award, which has been running since 1992 as an alternative to the Brit Awards,

  • Laura Marling – Once I Was An Eagle
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    Laura Marling – Once I Was An Eagle

    Laura Marling has always seemed like an old soul. The nu folk singer-songwriter released her debut LP, Alas, I Cannot Swim, at age 18 and its predecessors, I Speak Because I Can and A Creature I Don’t Know in 2010 and 2011 respectively. 4 albums in 5 years makes it easy to forget that the

  • Stream Laura Marling’s New Album ‘Once I Was An Eagle’
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    Stream Laura Marling’s New Album ‘Once I Was An Eagle’

    Laura Marling’s new album, Once I Was An Eagle, is available to stream ahead of the record’s release this Friday, 24th May. The fourth studio album from the UK musician in just 5 years, Once I Was An Eagle spans 63 minutes with Marling recording all guitar and vocal parts in 1 day. Once I

  • Laura Marling Announces Splendour 2013 Sideshows For July
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    Laura Marling Announces Splendour 2013 Sideshows For July

    The latest in the seemingly endless wave of artist sideshows for Splendour In The Grass 2013 has just been announced, with Laura Marling locking in a series of intimate all-ages gigs on a tour that will encompass Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. Seemingly to counteract the big-stage festival vibe of SITG, Laura has chosen to

  • Splendour In The Grass 2013 Sideshows – The Complete Guide
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    Splendour In The Grass 2013 Sideshows – The Complete Guide

    The last few days have seen a slew of Splendour 2013 sideshows announced and, to be honest, it’s been difficult just keeping track of them all, so here’s the entire bunch of SITG sideshow dates and venues in one easy to consume chunk! Everything Everything, Cold War Kids, James Blake, Haim, FIDLAR, Daughter, Jake Bugg,

  • Laura Marling Unveils Short Film ‘When Brave Bird Saved’ Featuring New Music
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    Laura Marling Unveils Short Film ‘When Brave Bird Saved’ Featuring New Music

    Recently announced Splendour In The Grass act Laura Marling has today unveiled her eagerly awaited short film, featuring new music from her forthcoming album. Premiered at an intimate screening in London’s Aubin Cinema last night, When Brave Bird Saved saw Marling team up with director duo Fred & Nick who were the masterminds behind Mumford

  • LISTEN: Laura Marling Streams Brand-New Single ‘Master Hunter’
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    LISTEN: Laura Marling Streams Brand-New Single ‘Master Hunter’

    London’s indie-folk scene is certainly manifesting itself as a strong force internationally, proven again as our attention is brought to the second single from singer-songwriter Laura Marling’s upcoming album Once I Was An Eagle titled Master Hunter. It has become a common phenomenon that a second single varies wildly from the first and this instance

  • Laura Marling Announces New Album, Streams New Song
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    Laura Marling Announces New Album, Streams New Song

    UK songstress Laura Marling will release her third album in four years – Once I Was An Eagle – on 28th May. As Consequence Of Sound reports, Marling is definitely going to give customers a bang for their buck, pumping out 16 tracks for the record – which apparently “echoes the dark themes” of her

  • Laura Marling Writes New Album – Due Around Early 2013
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    Laura Marling Writes New Album – Due Around Early 2013

    Revered UK songstress Laura Marling has revealed in a recent interview with The Owl that she has finished writing a new album. The release date appears to be set for early 2013, though no firm plans have been locked in. She’s currently touring the US, and sat down to talk about what her plans are

  • Strum A Note Up In The Wires: Discovering Little John
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    Strum A Note Up In The Wires: Discovering Little John

    I love some good folk music. I love the storytelling aspect, albeit it often blue and melancholy. I love the grittiness of the music and the use of some of the simplest instruments to create such powerful and emotionally charged sound. Laura Marling was the beginning of my true love of indie folk music. Her gig

  • Laura Marling Unveils Two New Videos
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    Laura Marling Unveils Two New Videos

    English folk musician, Laura Marling, has unveiled new videos for her songs Night After Night and I Was Just A Card. Both available below, the videos are taken from her recently released album A Creature I Don’t Know. Marling’s next stop on her jam-packed tour is on the Laneway Festival 2012 line-up, which takes place

  • Laura Marling Bumps Up Folk Music Sales By 20%
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    Laura Marling Bumps Up Folk Music Sales By 20%

    Laneway-bound Laura Marling has single-handedly caused the sales of folk music to rise by 20% in the UK. Stereoboard reports that folk music sales in 2011 were 20% higher than in 2010, and Marling has been held responsible after winning a BRIT Award and releasing her third studio album A Creature I Don’t Know, which

  • Laura Marling Australian Tour 2012 – Laneway Sideshows
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    Laura Marling Australian Tour 2012 – Laneway Sideshows

    Revered UK songstress Laura Marling has announced Australian tour dates for early next year on the back of her appearance on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line-up. This will be her third trip to our country, performing solo shows at the Forum Theatre, Melbourne and a special show at the ydney Opera House. Moving

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