Precluding her upcoming album Confessions of A Romance Novelist, Catherine Anne Davies releases the enigmatic You and Only You.
Written by Amelia Gregory
The Anchoress is a new project managed by Drowned in Sound supremo Sean Adams featuring the feisty Welsh lass also known as Catherine Anne Davies - a songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist and storyteller. The video for single You And Only You references The Anchoress' misspent youth training to become a dancer - a career scuppered by breaking her back and pelvis in a nasty fall, which led to her locking herself away at the piano to work on her early recordings. It was directed by Oliver Cross & Frances Main. The electronic version of 'You And Only You' is a collaboration with Philip Reach and features the operatic indie-wail of Mansun's Paul Draper as a guest vocalist.
Speaking about You And Only You, The Anchoress says:
"This is the only song on the album that I wrote entirely on the guitar, when my… read more