Laura Marling’s first two records were celebrated, Mercury Prize nominated pieces that carved new runes into the English folk lingua Franca. Guided by her voice, they made its traditional tenets workable for the next set of ears. This month, she’s returned with A Creature I Don’t Know, her latest languid step into the mystic and the one with real potential to make Marling love rise like a boiling sun on the horizon. With Alessi’s Ark.
Wed., Sept. 28, 7 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 14, 2011