Interview: DONCOPOLITAN

Updated: Jan 23

"I can imagine this is what Robert Di Nero’s character, Noodles from Once Upon A Time In America, felt like when he hit the deck after being catapulted into an opium daze..."

DONCOPOLITAN MUSINGS : ISSUE 33

"She wouldn’t be out of place sharing a bed with Thom Yorke, Portishead and Bjork in some strange hazy dream you once had."


"I made the fatal mistake of closing my eyes while listening to Colder, Amy’s latest release. I can imagine this is what Robert Di Nero’s character, Noodles from Once Upon A Time In America, felt like when he hit the deck after being catapulted into an opium daze. Oozing in cryptic lyrics, a delicate and haunting vocal accompaniment with a charming falsetto to lead the track’s vibesis almost a poetry reading over an electronic keys lullaby."

Written by Anastasia Walker, Bang Bang Romeo

The interview touches upon identity, moving to the city, lyrical symbolism and technology. Read into the backstory of Explicare, including her orchestral background, her exposure to the techno and rave cultures on East London, and why her track 'colder' considered technology as the cold, metallic protagonist for its theme.


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Artwork: Maria Krasheninnikova

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