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The Weather Station – “Tapes”

Tamara Lindeman’s voice denies understanding — at times it looms and groans, heavy with unanswered questions, and sometimes it sways freely like wheat in the wind. The Toronto singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist records under the name the Weather Station, a fitting moniker considering the elemental power her sparse yet searingly emotional folk songs have. We’ve already […]

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The Weather Station – “Shy Women”

It’s already there in the way Tamara Lindeman starts off the song, like she’s gazing at you with that look between bedroom eyes and amusement. Her latest song as the Weather Station, “Shy Women,” is about the way women love to veil themselves, spectacular in half-revelation. But it’s also about how that response is self-binding, […]