Laura Stevenson @ Róisín Dubh

Laura Stevenson

Thu 29th September, 2022 8:00pm
@ Róisín Dubh

The New York singer- songwriter Laura Stevenson released her critically acclaimed self-titled album this Augus

"Stevenson fills her words with an intensity that compels you to lean closer... remains enigmatic while processing trauma and joy through the force of (the album's) unvarnished arrangements." - Pitchfork

"One of America's best if most underrated songwriters." - The Guardian

“elegant and comforting and unadorned” - Stereogum, Album Of The Week

"As raw and confessional as Elliott Smith one moment, as lyrical and evocative as Joni Mitchell the next." - AV Club

"Songwriting was her salve. She could purge every drop of rage and exhaustion into words of healing, malleable under her forceful, yet still tender, touch." - American Songwriter

"a really remarkable and beautiful and intense set of songs" - NPR All Songs Considered

"beautifully composed, tension-building guitar leads amidst the tornado of distorted rhythm work … that’ll keep you coming back for further listens." - Guitar World

"The singer-songwriter's excellent new album finds beauty through the darkness." - SPIN

"an explosive reflection of her rage" - Paste

"one of the most powerful and immediate albums she's ever released" - BrooklynVegan