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Froot by Marina and the Diamonds: EW review

FrootThe Welsh chanteuse’s first two records were rooted in clubby dance-pop, but on her latest, she tosses off the dubstep like cheap cubic...FrootRockThe Welsh chanteuse’s first two records were rooted in clubby dance-pop, but on her latest, she tosses off the dubstep like cheap cubic...2015-03-11

Marina and the Diamonds (Charlotte Rutherford)

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Froot

Genre: Rock; Release Date: 03/16/2015; Music Label: New Elektra

The Welsh chanteuse’s first two records were rooted in clubby dance-pop, but on her latest, she tosses off the dubstep like cheap cubic zirconia. The change highlights her brightest facet—that limber voice, which swings from voluptuous alto to fluttering soprano in one swoop. But there’s good fun in Froot, too, with its smirking quips (“You think I’m like the others/Boy, you need to get your eyes checked”) and bubbling beats. A–