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Stream Palehound Dry Food

Ellen Kempner is a singer and guitarist from Boston who moved to New York to attend Sarah Lawrence college, but dropped out when her debut EP Bent Nail pricked a nerve. That EP was one of her initial releases as Palehound, and while it dwelled more in lo-fi grunge-folk, her new full-length makes it clear […]

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Palehound – “Healthier Folk”

The first time I saw Ellen Kempner perform as Palehound was in October 2013. She was singing her guts out to about 20 people at the now-defunct Spike Hill venue on Bedford. (You NYC people know the one; there’s a Dunkin’ Donuts next door now). Up until then, I’d only listened to “Pet Carrot” over […]