I reviewed Goldfrapp's beautiful new record, Tales of Us, for Idolator. Here's a snippet...
(Alison) Goldfrapp herself has never sounded warmer. On Laurel she even reveals a new voice: sounding almost submerged underwater, her register dips low, as if she’s transmitting an inner blues. In recent interviews, Goldfrapp has said these songs are narratives inspired by fiction and film; her sometimes indecipherable vocals enhance the music’s impressionistic qualities.More here
See also: Alison Goldfrapp Discusses The Cinematic World She Created For ‘Tales Of Us’