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St. Vincent | Strange Mercy

The pretty/ugly dichotomy at the heart of Annie Clark's St. Vincent moniker is in full tug-of-war on her third and most challenging full-length.
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By ZETH LUNDY  |  September 16, 2011

2009: The top 10 in pop music

Hmm, lots of women, a few old dudes, and some African banjo (not to be confused with Steve Martin's Hollywood banjo).
Music you need to own
By JIM MACNIE  |  December 25, 2009

Annie in Wonderland

There wasn't much to know about St. Vincent when I first happened upon her in concert, in the middle of July 2007.
St. Vincent gives an otherworldly performance on Actor
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  October 23, 2009
Andrew Bird and St. Vincent

Andrew Bird and St. Vincent

  Fans appreciate Andrew Bird for his idiosyncrasies: his songs' oddball subject matter, the way he has traded the art of a lead guitar freak-out...
By webteam  |  October 20, 2009

Stars aligned

The days are growing shorter, the magazines are (well, barely) getting larger and meatier, and the first batch of cider doughnuts is on the way real soon: all sure signs of autumn, as is the bountiful crop of prestigious concerts coming our way this se
Cult heroes and superstars dot the region's fall concert calendar
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  September 18, 2009
St. Vincent at the Cape Cinema

St. Vincent at the Cape Cinema

With her most recent album, Actor, St. Vincent pays tribute to such cinema gold as The Wizard of Oz, Stardust Memories, and Snow White. She’s...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 29, 2009

VIDEO: The Roots use their day job to their advantage (plus Wilco and St. Vincent)

Presumably one of the perks of being on network television every night is the chance to gain exposure with a larger audience. And so the Roots, who've been serving as house band on the (improving) Late Night with Jimmy Fallon since its inception, used last night's show as an opportunity to premiere the title cut from their forthcoming album How I Got Over (as promised). And it's pretty good! Not that the Roots have ever had trouble translating live


By Ryan Stewart  |  June 25, 2009

St. Vincent's Actor gets a run-through

There were not one but two clarinets on stage at the Somerville Theatre on Tuesday night, and that gives you some idea of how intricate Annie Clark's chamber-pop compositions can be.
St. Vincent, live at the Somerville Theatre, May 19, 2009
By RICHARD BECK  |  May 29, 2009
This week in the music section: Grizzly Bear, Amanda Blank, Dirty Projectors, Flipper, St. Vincent

This week in the music section: Grizzly Bear, Amanda Blank, Dirty Projectors, Flipper, St. Vincent

This week in the pages of the Boston Phoenix and online at Beck talks to Ed...
By Ryan Stewart  |  May 27, 2009

Photos: St. Vincent at Somerville Theatre

Annie Clark and co. live on May 19, 2009
Annie Clark and co. live on May 19, 2009
By CHRIS DEMPSEY  |  May 22, 2009

Soundtrack of her life

"I think that I secretly wish I was a filmmaker." Annie Clark may consider this some real hush-hush info, but even a cursory listen to Actor , her latest album (as St. Vincent), makes clear her cinematic aspirations.
St. Vincent recasts the movies
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  May 15, 2009

VIDEO: St. Vincent, "Actor Out of Work"

St. Vincent has a new album, Actor, coming out next month. The video for the sort-of title track (an...
By Ryan Stewart  |  April 10, 2009

Music news: March 30, 2009

Broadway (Billie) Joe: Green Day's American Idiot being adapted for the stage.Delayed Rebirth: Lil' ...
By Ryan Stewart  |  March 30, 2009

Talent shows

Does Annie Clark have to be perfect?
St. Vincent at Middle East Downstairs, March 1, 2008
By MEGAN V. BELL  |  March 04, 2008