Larua Marling Debuts New Song on NPR Session

February 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Larua Marling Debuts New Song on NPR Session

Continuing promotion for 2013’s startlingly haunting Once I Was An Eagle, Laura Marling recorded an intimate (is there any other type from her?) session for eTown, a program on NPR, where she premiered the live staple “Born To Love.” She also covered Townes Van Zandt’s “Colorado Girl.” I. Can’t. Look. Away.

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Laura Marling Plays “Master Hunter” on Letterman

August 27th, 2013 · Comments Off on Laura Marling Plays “Master Hunter” on Letterman

Laura Marling is such a force to behold in a live setting. She’s both entreating and more than a little intimidating. This live version is just as sinister as the video for this song from one of my top albums of the year.

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Laura Marling Performs “Master Hunter” on Jools Holland

June 18th, 2013 · Comments Off on Laura Marling Performs “Master Hunter” on Jools Holland

This YouTube comment sums it up nicely: “I am both in awe of her and utterly terrified of her when she performs.” Her new album Once I was an Eagle is staggeringly good and easily one of the year’s best.

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Laura Marling Performs “Night After Night” on WNYC’s Spinning On Air

November 11th, 2011 · 3 Comments

I was only recently turned onto Laura Marling. I read a reference to her in some record review, which I wish I could locate now. The reference was so glowing I stopped whatever I was reading and immediately looked her up. When I saw that she was categorized as “folk,” I almost quit before actually […]

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