Lucy Rose does heartfelt like nobody’s business. Her gentle, organic vocals seep through sleepy melodies, coloring her deeply personal lyrics with meaningful crescendos or soothing lullaby-like softness. Fancying a nap already? Then grab your fine self a mug of hot honey tea, half a dozen pillows, and Lucy Rose’s charming debut album, Like I Used To, fresh from Columbia Records.
Catch that pretty pixie face, and gusts of full on rural nostalgia, in the music video below of my favorite song, “Lines,” directed by Orestes Mitas - or on her European tour this fall -
This review was written by collaborator Victoria Montalvo, an undergraduate studying film at the University of Texas at Austin and currently studying abroad in Hong Kong.