I found out recently that one of my favorite artists—Chilean pop songwriter Javiera Mena—released a new album. It’s called Espada and it’s pretty tite. Here’s the single:
Espada shows a significant departure in scope and style from Mena’s earlier work. Consider ‘Al Siguente Nivel,’ taken from her first album, Esquemas Juveniles:
Or how about ‘Sufrir,’ taken from her second album Mena, which features some cross-pollination from mooneyed Swede Jens Lekman:
Hope you enjoy ‘em.