Marina and the Diamonds

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Marina: Ancient Dreams in a Modern Land review – ambitious manifesto pop
The Welsh singer brings an operatic seductiveness to her ballads against misogyny

Damien Morris

13, Jun, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Marina review – pom-poms, lightsabers and striking pop showtunes
Despite singing to backing tracks, the Greek-Welsh conceptualist creates a vivid show out of her stylised electropop

Caroline Sullivan

07, May, 2019 @11:10 AM

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'It's a shame we don't cherish her': Marina, British pop's nearly woman
Despite having a No 1 album and a strong fanbase, Marina Diamandis has never become a household name. Perhaps that’s about to change

Kate Nicholson

13, Feb, 2019 @2:30 PM

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Clean Bandit’s Disconnect: so gossamer light it almost tickles
Also this week: Vince Staples new one has all the subtlety of a brick, while Maliibu Miitch takes a walk on the dark side

Michael Cragg

07, Jul, 2017 @1:00 PM

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The best albums of 2015 – so far
Collating the best albums released in 2015, updated monthly

Guardian music

01, Dec, 2015 @11:41 AM

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Coachella day three: Drake, Madonna, Florence and the Machine and more
On Sunday, the sun continued to beat down on Coachella, the giant caterpillar on site had turned into a butterfly – and Madonna sucked face with Drake

Alex Needham

13, Apr, 2015 @11:02 PM

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Marina and the Diamonds: Froot review – intense highs and lows
If Marina Diamandis’s self-penned third album veers all over the place, her world is definitely an intriguing one

Caroline Sullivan

19, Mar, 2015 @10:45 PM

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Marina and the Diamonds: Froot review – steeped in introspection
Marina Diamandis pulls the focus inwards on her cohesive follow-up to Electra Heart

Michael Cragg

15, Mar, 2015 @8:00 AM

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Marina and the Diamonds review – an artist whose moment has come
In her first show for 18 months, Diamandis brings her synth past and poppy present into a fertile middle ground that delights the crowd, writes Betty Clarke

Betty Clarke

12, Mar, 2015 @1:34 PM

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Marina and the Diamonds: ‘I killed Electra Heart with sleeping pills’
The singer-songwriter tells Michael Cragg about murdering her alter-ego, the trouble with kisses, and her latest switch from pop to indie

Michael Cragg

30, Jan, 2015 @12:11 PM

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The playlist: pop – Marina and the Diamonds, Madeon, Skrillex
Michael Cragg on new sumptuous sounds, soaring choruses and an early bookies’ favourite for the next global pop phenomenon, straight out of South Korea

Michael Cragg

19, Dec, 2014 @12:50 PM

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Other Voices festival comes to Derry

The 2013 City of Culture hosts Other Voices with a lineup including Beth Orton, Neil Hannon and Savages, before the festival moves to London in April

Caspar Llewellyn Smith

05, Feb, 2013 @5:28 PM

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