Release date: 2016
Producer: Marc Collin
Label: Kwaidan // !K7
The Sweet Dedication EP is released 20th May 2016, featuring two tracks from Wendy’s fourth coming, debut album Rose and Thorn.
Produced by Marc Collin of Nouvelle Vague, the Rose and Thorn album will be released on Kwaidan Records and !K7 in September 2016. In the wake of heroes like Suicide, Kas Product and Siouxie Sioux, the minimal synth orientated project, mainly recorded on a Jupiter 8 and vintage drum machines, features live strings arranged, performed by the Balanescu Quartet.
Press & Interview
“A gothic Goddess for the 21st century… Is Wendy Bevan the new Siouxsie Sioux?”
Black Book Magazine, USA
“The spellbinding Wendy Bevan is an artist in the fullest and most authentic sense, freewheeling between music, performance and photography to usher us into the scope of her vivid and dramatic imagination… As entranced by the darkness as she is adept as bringing the light, Wendy is a shape-shifter of beauty and grace…”
Notion Magazine, UK
“Wendy Bevan’ s Sweet Dedication is a pure synth-pop gem, pulsating melody and cryptic lyrics that make this one a must hear.”
“The fantasy world of the British artist Wendy Bevan, the most bombastic of contemporary London”
The Drone, Fr
“A baroque universe, a hint of Gothic and lots of creativity, this musical recipe; Wendy Bevan… .a taste of this highly anticipated debut album”
“With the cold wave revival well under way… Sweet Dedication is as chilly as the Arctic Circle in winter”