Ms Marina and the Diamonds made a surprise return today with a new track, Fear and Loathing. Serving as an introduction to a new 'character' (Marina strenuously denies it's an alter-ego), the video depicts the first part of Marina's transition into Electra Heart.
The song itself is a stark ballad with Marina's distinctive vocals underpinned by waves of synths that swell and subside over the course of the track.
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It will be followed by a Stargate-produced single next Monday and, while Marina's insistence on passing her collaborations with powerhouse producers off as a conceptual exercise might seem a bit disingenuous, if it's on par with Fear and Loathing we'll put up with her claptrap.
Marina & The Diamonds - Fear And Loathing by ImFallingUnder