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Working Class Woman: Marie Davidson's Favourite Albums
Christian Eede , October 24th, 2018 09:45

Following the release earlier this month of her best record yet, titled Working Class Woman, Marie Davidson talks to Christian Eede about 13 of her favourite records covering Kraftwerk, Eminem, Donna Summer and more


Harold Budd & John Foxx - Translucence / Drift Music
I listen to this record all the time. It’s a double LP and I’ve listened to both parts of it so much. This came into my life when I was around 23 or so, and eight years on, I’m still listening to those records on a regular basis. I’m a fan of any Harold Budd record basically. I’m infinitely grateful to him for all the music he’s made. It’s just beautiful music. All of those kinds of producers - people like Harold Budd, Brian Eno, Laurie Spiegel, Morty Feldman, Terry Riley and Robert Ashley - were all very important to me, both with my music and my state of mind. I always go back to this kind of music at night particularly. I have a lot of trouble sleeping. I have chronic insomnia so I have to watch myself. I listen to quiet music to help me wind down at the end of my day.