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Leila Adu's avant-pop at Cake Shop tonight (03.25) for "Scary Love Monsters" EP release

Leila Adu's avant-pop at Cake Shop tonight (03.25) for "Scary Love Monsters" EP release

Here at The Deli we like to reward unconventinal artists - although unconventionality must be matched by talent - and New Zealand composer/musician/producer Leila Adu definitely belongs to this category. Her new EP "Scary Love Monsters" presents us with six unpredictable tracks (that's a trendy adjective in these Trumpish days, isn't it?), fluctuating between pop, weird jazz, dark lyrics and brainy experimentation at times reminiscent of Brian Eno's early records. Not a music scene novice, Leila has been making records for over ten years now, and showed displayed a remarkably original sound since her 2003 debut full length 'Dig A Hole.' She'll be celebrating the release of the EP tonight (03.25) at Cake Shop.

Published: March 25, 2016 |

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