Candice Gordon is influenced by Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Nina Simone, Nick Cave, The Clash, Shane Macgowan, Elvis, Wanda Jackson, and Bessie Smith.
And it shows, what a powerhouse is this young lady from Ireland, or Germany, or England. Difficult to pin down.
Candice Gordon's official Video for her single 'Smoking Like the Barrel of a Gun' The single is to be released 9th of July 2012 She is launching it with with live appearances in The Bull and Gate, London, on the 5th of July and Rough Trade East, London, on the 10th July.
Yo Bro! Make sure you go.
Smoking Like the Barrel of a Gun Directed, Filmed and edited by Christian Koll
Starring Anthony Straeger
Hair and make up by Maria Ehrlich
Great song, gotta hear the live version.
Smoking Like the Barrel of a Gun - Live in London Candice Gordon and band live at the Water Rats in London, April 2012. Smoking Like The Barrel of a Gun releases on the 2nd July Filmed by Annick Wolfers
Here's another great live performance, didn't catch the song title, at the Windmill, Brixton - London 8th April 2012.
So finally today let's go back to last year and this great track from her debut album.
I See A Demon Animation for Candice Gordon's 'I See A Demon' from her debut album 'Before The Sunset Ends'.
Animated by Candice Gordon.
One more track for your listening pleasure.
I Haven't Eaten In Days