A few weeks ago, when I logged into eMusic, I was bombarded with images of the new Laura Marling album cover. As much as I would welcome flipping over the album cover to see the front side of the artist, I was pretty sure the music was going to suck of the precious, folky, lone-teardrop-rolling-down-cheek-of-dying-mother-as-her-newborn-suckles-on-her-breast variety.
Marling actually has a smokier voice than I would have figured. This method of judging a record by it’s album cover is not 100% accurate. Nevertheless, enjoy what will most likely be the most precious 18 minutes and 38 seconds of music video you are likely to watch today: