Strange Boy

Kate Davis - Strange Boy
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January 15, 2021 / Release Date
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Solidaire Recordings / Label
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FAVORITE TRACK: Feels Good

LEAST FAVORITE TRACK: Strange Boy

I love Daisy by Kate Davis. It’s a fantastic and descriptive song from her 2019 album. However, I never heard a full project from her until now. Strange Boy is actually a cover album of Daniel Johnston’s Retired Boxer. Her album clocks in at 26 minutes with 18 songs since there’s an interlude in between each track.

The electronic aspect Davis adds is really smart. The build to the chorus on I’ll Do Anything ... read more
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How much are we willing to bet that Kate Davis was a big fan of last year’s “Free IH”? Davis’s promising 2019 debut “Trophy” posited her among the soft-spoken indie pop singer-songwriters of the world — almost unrecognizable from the identity she tries to forge on “Strange Boy.” This is an album of self-consciously experimental structures, mile-a-minute pacing, faux-riot grrl posturing, and shouted choruses. It would be easier to admire ... read more
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Added on: January 15, 2021