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01If After All

The Austin 100: Common Holly

The Austin 100: Common Holly

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01If After All

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Common Holly
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Hometown: Montreal, Canada

Genre: Indie Rock

Why We're Excited: Recording under the name Common Holly, Brigitte Naggar sets her light, lilting voice against bold and striking counterweights: echoing effects, odd drum patterns, swoony strings, surprising bolts of abrasion and moments of full-on rocking out. Somehow, her sound stays contained, never once devolving into incoherence or self-indulgence.

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