Catherine AD

"Let's leave lachrymal, glitchy bellends Jamie xx, Woon and James Blake to their pissy-eyed cyber wailing - Welsh pianist, singer, and published PhD student Catherine AD is way smarter than them. Atop string backing, she captures the moment after the bawling ends - when natural opiates flood the brain and much more complex emotions and sensations ensue...like an Anglo-Celtic Tori Amos discovering the joys of Michael Nyman. Add to this a surprisingly stunning, pared to the bone version of Lady Gaga's 'Telephone' and you've got a mini-album that's really worth crying about - 8/10."
- NME

"A voice that sounds like a lake of black honey. " - METRO

"Taking classically trained sounds to keep things angled tight to quality Catherine A.D. wove her spell on us this winter - and we’ve been unable to break free since." - CLASH

"A leftfield hit in the making"
- DAN CAIRNS, THE SUNDAY TIMES

"A phenomenal talent!"
- HUW STEPHENS

"Possessed of a rare sense of resilience and wonder that recalls Tori Amos, Joni Mitchell and Joanna Newsome, Davies’ delicately contrived but richly evocative material is worth seeking out." - DAILY MIRROR

"Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful... genius in fact!" - ROB DA BANK, Radio 1

"Ethereal, brooding and untameabley crucial listening." - MUSIC WEEK

You are viewing the text version of this site.

To view the full version please install the Adobe Flash Player and ensure your web browser has JavaScript enabled.

Need help? check the requirements page.


Get Flash Player