Singer Becca Stevens Had To 'Pull The Trigger' On Her New Album

April 18, 2015 6:03 AM

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Last year, singer Becca Stevens caught the attention of critics with a striking song she'd written for jazz trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, called "Our Basement." The angular melody and dark harmonies intrigued and enchanted listeners, and the song turned up on several 2014 year-end lists, including NPR Music's.

Now, the Becca Stevens Band has its own album, Perfect Animal. The title is a spin on the name of one of the record's songs, "Imperfect Animals," which Stevens says is about "striving for perfection in art and relationships."

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