St. Vincent's Strange Mercy came out today (though it has been streaming for a while now, through NPR's First Listen and other outlets). To celebrate, we're giving away a pair of tickets to her October 6th show at Old Rock House. Go to our Facebook page for details.
St. Vincent is the performing moniker of Annie Clark, who played with the Polyphonic Spree and Sufjan Stevens before setting out on her own weird, startling and constantly ass-kicking solo career. Strange Mercy is her third album with the project, and it is every bit as good as its two predecessors. Watch the video for catchy-as-shit lead single "Cruel" below.
Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of St. Louis and beyond.
Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.
Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep St. Louis' true free press free.