Cate Le Bon ‘Pompeii’ out 4th February 2022

Directed and Filmed by Casey Raymond

‘Pompeii’, Cate Le Bon’s sixth full-length studio album and the follow up to 2019’s Mercury-nominated ‘Reward’, bears a storied title summoning apocalypse, but the metaphor eclipses any “dissection of immediacy,” says Le Bon. Not to downplay her nod to disorientation induced by double catastrophe — global pandemic plus climate emergency’s colliding eco-traumas resonate all too eerily. “What would be your last gesture?” she asks.

But just as Vesuvius remains active, ‘...

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