Cold Specks releases new video
24-year-old singer-songwriter Al Spx, better known as Cold Specks, debuted her ‘Winter Solstice’ video from her upcoming first full-length LP I Predict a Graceful Expulsion. The video focuses on Spx’s upbringing, as one of seven children, expected to attend law-school.
You can check out the reflective video below, via Rolling Stone, and grab I Predict a Graceful Expulsion 22 May.
We're a few short days away from the release of Cold Specks' album Neuroplasticity, and now two of her songs with Michael Gira of Swans have found their way online. [read more]
Cold Specks is the current alter-ego of Al Spx, a 23-year-old Canadian from Etobicoke now residing in London. If the number of glowing reviews of the above track (and this will be no exception) are anything to go by she soon won't need such a lengthy introduction. [read more]
Much has been said about the mystery surrounding Cold Specks, but you never get the impression that it has anything to do with being a marketing ploy, but rather a way for the artist to step away from the media crap and present her music as it is. Let's face it, when it's this good, who needs more information? [read more]
So last week, I write this feature for the first time and this week we hear that vinyl sales are up a whopping 41%. Now, I’m not suggesting for one minute that there was a correlation between my five suggestions last week and this rise but if any labels out there want to get in touch and send me some lovely vinyl to say thank you I won’t complain! [read more]