Laura Marling rose to fame in her teenage years, and after working with indie darlings Noah and the Whale, her debut solo full-length garnered a nomination for England’s coveted Mercury Prize. Now, embarking on tour in support of her fourth, Marling is barely 23 but feels like a scion in the current female folk-singer canon. Expect passionately sung, lilted lyrics with plenty of traditional folk acoustics that sometimes swell into anthems.
Tue., May 28, 8 p.m., 2013
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 8, 2013