September 24th, 2012

Forever

Come Into My Head – Kimbra

Some music with a bit of personality, and a story-telling video to match. Although it's definitely a modern piece, the vocals have a drama that reminds me of the early 80s - sort of jazzy R&B with hints of the energy of Toyah or Siouxsie, laid over Peter Gabriel-style funk. Give it a try:

If you're wondering why the name Kimbra seems familiar, she provided the female vocal in Gotye's Somebody That I Used To Know – and if you’re not already aware of that, it’s worth checking out too.