Posted by: facetothewind | May 3, 2010

Lhasa de Sela

Found this great singer/songwriter on YouTube. Unfortunately, she just died. Destined to be the new late great Nick Drake. Her song “I’m Going In” can be seen here – which is a very poignant piece about her own mortality. What if we viewed death as going in to something, going home or the beginning of something new…

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  1. Wow.

    Gorgeous. Haunting. Mesmerizing.

    Never had heard of her before, so Googled her. She was American-born, Mexico-raised, lived in Canada and France. How sad that she died so young.

  2. She was the most sublime of singers. Hypnotic, but with a very different energy than, say, Lila Downs. I’m so sorry to see this.


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