Move over Norah

Guardian critic has an “utterly magical” experience watching Bic Runga perform live in London. “[Sony UK] may think of packaging her as the new Norah Jones […] she is desperately beautiful and has a similarly gauzy way with a song. But she is a much more interesting songwriter than Jones, and her honeyed, sinuous voice charts wilder territory, however gently. With just her guitar for accompaniment, these songs glimmer and twist like spider-silk drifting through golden summer air.”


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Nadia Reid Would Like to Go to Canada With You

Nadia Reid Would Like to Go to Canada With You

Nadia Reid’s “Oh Canada” isn’t a cover of the country’s national anthem, but that doesn’t stop the Dunedin-born musician from honouring some of her favourite Canadian singer-songwriters on her new song,…