Austra are a trio from Canada — fronted by a one-time budding opera star Katie Stelmanis —who prove that you don't have to be from Scandinavia to nail mystical electro lady-pop. "Lose It" is the recent single from their excellent second album Feel It Break and the video is direct by M Blash who — tangential fact alert! — played the maths teacher in Gus Van Sant's Paranoid Park. For more, including summer tour dates, visit their myspace here.
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