Anna Calvi

Saturday | BBC Introducing

Anna Calvi is one of the UK’s most original and unique talents, her eponymous debut album earned her the European Border Breakers Award. It was nominated for the Mercury Prize, as well as for British Breakthrough Act at the 2012 Brit Awards. Brian Eno has become her unofficial mentor, describing her during a BBC 6 Music interview as “the best thing since Patti Smith”. The English singer-songwriter and guitarist merges alternative rock and indie pop, brought together with a cinematic style.