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Cate Le Bon On 'World Cafe Next'

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Cate Le Bon On 'World Cafe Next'

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Cate Le Bon On 'World Cafe Next'

Cate Le Bon On 'World Cafe Next'

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  • "Sad Sad Feet"
  • "Hollow Trees House Hounds"

Welsh singer Cate Le Bon got her start by making the rounds in underground clubs, but it didn't take long for her haunting vocals and startling lyrics to get her a label deal. Though her debut album, Pet Deaths, was never released, it became a stepping stone essential in launching her career.

Le Bon's originality and unique take on freak folk, as heard on the recent Me Oh My, has thrust the singer into the spotlight. She played this year's SXSW music festival in Austin, and is currently back in the U.K., with a U.S. tour to follow.

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Album
Me Oh My
Artist
Cate Le Bon
Released
2009

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