A tender and touching set of songs that further define her motif. A uniquely personal perspective ... Speace’s music offers a calming caress, yet it’s both brittle and honest even in the midst of resilience and resolve.
Ultimately, Local Valley becomes a place where melody and mystique are woven well in tandem and relentless reflection gives way to a sense of clarity and comfort. Be assured the depth of devotion is never in doubt.
There are enough twists to keep even longtime fans on their toes. It’s what makes them so consistently intriguing and will hopefully keep the members inspired, and inspirational, for the foreseeable future.