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The latest single from Grace Gillespie is almost painfully quiet. "The Child" may have some folk elements, but it is far from a folk song. It starts out with some barely played acoustic guitar accompanying Gillespie's voice, which is just shy of being a whisper. The song is gorgeous with harmonizing vocals and impossibly soft instrumentation, even as it builds. At the end, "The Child" morphs into an electronic swirl that is as dreamlike as it could possibly be.
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You can listen to "The Child" below. After the Harvest Moon, the upcoming EP from Grace Gillespie, will be out on November 27. For more on Grace Gillespie, check out her website.