Stranger – Iiris

Listen Outside has now been going long enough that the artists that I first picked up on & started recommending last year are now on their next lot of new material. Iiris was in the first batch of songs I gathered when I came back from Stockholm enthused about pop, and I thought she sounded very promising indeed. Now she’s back with a double A side of Stranger and Drugs & Money.

Stranger is a propulsive, unsettling pop tune. Iiris coos beautifully, but with an underlying strength -because what doesn’t kill us makes us stranger. If you like your pop freaky and happy/sad, you’ll like this.

She lives in London at the moment, and she’s doing a gig with fellow Eesti pop wunderkind NOEP in a couple of weeks. You should go to it! It’ll be great!

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