- 04 Oct 07
She fell out of love with music having toured her debut album incessantly. But now Cathy Davey is back with a new sound, and a new attitude.
Three years after she first exploded onto the public consciousness, Cathy Davey has followed up with Tales Of Silversleeve, a beguiling, dreamy collection of mostly downbeat songs which occupy some strange other world vaguely redolent of a pop-conscious Tom Waits or PJ Harvey, replete with melancholic jazz inflections and driving, insistent rhythms. En route, she’s discovered a way to enjoy it, but it’s clear that this wasn’t always the case.
Tales of Silversleeve is out now on EMI Parlophone