"The exciting thing about Lorde is not merely that ‘Pure Heroine’ is perfect (it is close), or that ‘Royals’ is perfect (it is), but that a teen-ager from Auckland, with an unnatural gift, has entered the suit-infested ruins of the music business with the confidence of a veteran and the skills of a prodigy."

Sasha Frere-Jones listens to Lorde’s début album, “Pure Heroine”: http://nyr.kr/17pka7H (via newyorker)

(Source: newyorker.com, via newyorker)

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