Saturday, March 19
10:50PM - 11:15PM
Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd
Listen to Nolo
If one wanted to describe 18 year old Grace Mitchell in a nutshell one might say she’s a
post-Yeezus, highly aware pop disruptor with a lifelong reverence for Tori Amos and a
frenetic, fiery sound that raises a middle finger to the zeitgeist while possessing the
power to reshape it- but that’s just the beginning.
“We’re always trying to innovate and make pop music sound fresh,” she declares. “It’s
never standard or formulaic. It’s experimental, and I’m telling stories.”
In order to properly convey that style, the Oregon native locked herself in a Los Angeles
studio with Mark Foster of Foster The People back in 2014. When they emerged, she
came armed with an explosive sonic concoction that’s as danceable as it is deadly.
“What I hear naturally and what he hears naturally are two very different things, but they
complement each other,” she goes on. “The more time we spent ...Show the rest