Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Dawn Landes: Fireproof

Rob Hughes, Uncut, February 2008

UNLESS YOU'RE A REGULAR at New York's anti-folk dives or a particularly avid student of engineering credits on records by Ryan Adams or Philip Glass, chances are you've never heard of Dawn Landes. But word is leaking out. Midlake recently took her as support on their biggest US tour to date, while Suzanne Vega and Andrew Bird have also declared themselves fans.

Total word count of piece: 311

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.