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Emily Cross started Cross Record in Chicago as a solo experimental-pop project and morphed it into a full band shortly before moving to Austin. But soon after Cross Record put out their debut full-length, 2016’s Wabi Sabi (Ba Da Bing), front woman Cross decided to give the group a rest. She became a death doula, […]
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The heavy, ominous “Steady Waves” is a great introduction to Cross Record’s powerful new album.
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Cross Record begins getting what it deserves and signs to the like-minded Brooklyn label Ba Da Bing! Records.
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She has been inching onto people’s radar screens, and now she seems primed to follow a trajectory similar to Olsen’s.