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U.S. Girls

10 years ago Meg Remy released “Red Ford Radio”, a haunted AM radio transmission taken from her sophomore album as U.S. Girls. Its stark arrangement is comprised of two elements - a hypnotic, chant-like vocal cast against a reverb-doused drum machine.  Rhythm and voice; a beat, and a story.  While Remy’s subsequent album works have been marked by increasingly colourful adornments, this elemental dynamic has remained at the core of her work.  It’s little surprise then, that Remy has returned to this early mastery of form, capping a decade of U.S. Girls and closing Heavy Light, her latest album for 4AD, with a newly captured version of “Red Ford Radio.”

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Foreword

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2018

Another very busy year at 4AD saw stellar releases from vital artists including Tune-Yards, U.S. Girls, The Breeders...

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4AD: 2017

A busy year of releases, including The National's first #1 album and the return of The Breeders.

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