The wonderful Tune-Yards is coming back to London. First time I saw her (late 2009 I think…) she was solo, supporting Dirty Projectors, quite nearly upstaging them. The last time I saw her, back in September with three blokes in her band, she absolutely tore the roof off a wee venue in Hoxton. I tweeted at the time:
Fuck YES. @Tuneyards FUCKING amazing. Have never seen such genuine joy and love in a Hoxton audience EVER.
It was pretty bloody special.
This is from a 4AD session:
But this is a lot more like what she does these days: