St. Vincent Announces New Album ‘Strange Mercy’

June 2, 2011 by  

St. Vincent, aka Annie Clark, has announced she is to release a new album titled Strange Mercy on September 12th, 2011 through 4AD.

Once again Clark has worked with producer John Congleton, who worked on her 2009 album Actor, and recorded the album in her hometown of Dallas, TX at Elmwood Studios.

Strange Mercy sees Clark joined by various musicians, including Beck keyboardist and musical director Brian LeBarton, Midlake’s MacKenzie Smith on drums and Daniel Hart on violin.

Before the album is released St. Vincent will be appearing at London’s Barbican Hall on July 13th for ‘Rain Dogs Revisited’, an evening celebrating Tom Waits’ classic 1985 album.