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Chloë Foy Live

  • Date: 2020-03-11
  • Time: 20:00
  • Location: The Dorothy Pax
  • Venue: Chloë Foy Live

We’re very pleased to be welcoming singer songwriter Chloë Foy to the Dorothy Pax who’ll be performing a special selection of songs, old and new, that have been re-imagined within the setting of a string quartet. Free Entry.

“…beautiful and relatable…” – The Line of Best Fit
Poignant singer-songwriter Chloe Foy soars into 2020 with her introspective collection of enchanting vignettes leading
the way. Callous Copper is out on 21st February 2020 via AntiFragile.

Each track effortlessly compliments the next as the violin, viola and cello combine to create a sound that is otherworldly.
Lyrically intimate and sonically tender, title track and upcoming single Callous Copper bewitches instantly. Mixing
sweeping melodies with Chloe’s silk, smooth vocals and distinctively bittersweet songwriting style, Chloe has managed
to create a sound that is both relatable and blissfully emotive. Fans of the likes of Laura Marling and Julia Jacklin will
feel at home here.
Talking about the EP, Chloe elaborates, “I adore string music and think so much can be brought out in a song with the
addition of violin, viola and ‘cello. So that’s what I’ve aimed for here – a collection of songs, old and new and a cover of one
of my favourites by Neil Young. All about birth, love, death and everything in between. The intricate complexities of life and
living.”
With her strikingly beautiful voice and emotionally direct songwriting, Chloe has captured the attention of rapidly growing UK and US audiences. With the release of
her singles Asylum, Flaws, Oh You Are Not Well and In The Middle Of The Night, she has accumulated over 14 million plays on Spotify, as well as earning the praise and airtime of the likes of NPR Radio’s Bob Boilen and BBC 6Music’s Steve
Lamacq. 2018 saw her perform at SXSW and in January last year she was named a 2019 BBC Introducing One To
Watch by BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction. In Spring 2019 she completed a successful headline UK tour followed by festival
shows at Greenman and Cambridge Folk Festival. Chloe has also received praise from a range of well-regarded online
publications including Clash, The 405, Earmilk and The Line of Best Fit to name a few. With Callous Copper, Chloe will
continue to mesmerise listeners with her ethereal blend of melancholic indie-folk.

Chloe Foy writes a brand of melodic, homegrown music, bursting with colourful lyrical and textural inflections evocative of much of the music she loves. Taking inspiration from classical music as much as wider transatlantic trends in folk and indie, Chloe’s songs comprise of carefully constructed arrangements that delicately compliment her cryptic lyrics.

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