LoneLady LIVE - http://berghain.de/event/1389
Was Manchester not always home to excellent pop music? Whether New Order or Happy Mondays, The Bee Gees and The Smiths, A Certain Ratio, Oasis, I Am Kloot, Lamb, ... The list would be extended forever. Julie Ann Campbell is as Lonelady now not so much in a musical tradition of all those bands, but no later than its second, erschienenem on Warp Records album hinterland it has joined the ranks this year in the canon of great men of the city. Produced by Bill Skibbe (Austra , The Kills) is the hinterland come to a fascinating electro-pop-meets-post-punk meets-radio-plate - inspired by Parliament / Funkadelic, Stevie Wonder, Prince and Arthur Russell. In Ashton, Manchester born Campbell brought the age of 16 years at the guitar, released their debut album Nerve Up appeared 2010. In the hinterland it depicts the memories of a girl on the outskirts of Manchester, at old playgrounds and lonely landscapes.