Bat For Lashes: Marilyn + All Your Gold

September 18, 2012

Bat for Lashes Marilyn All Your GoldThis morning, Bat For Lashes shared the follow-up to “Laura,” a moving piano ballad released as the first single off Natasha Khan’s The Haunted Man LP, as a free download and stream. To these ears, “Marilyn” draws on the Cocteau Twins side of the many ’80s influences Khan wears on her sleeve, complete with a big, shimmering hook in the chorus and plate reverb-drenched retro drum machine samples. Give it a spin above.

Update: A third album track, “All Your Gold,” just arrived:

“All Your Gold”

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