Mirel Wagner

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"I rhyme to see myself, to set the darkness echoing", write the Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney of his solitary profession in his poem Personal Helicon. These words always come to mind when listening to the music of Mirel Wagner. There is a defiant air of unflinching bravery in her carefully chosen words and the skeletal chords of her acoustic guitar. Her songs are like a smooth, polished black pebbles, thrown into a cold bottomless pond, drops of life that set the darkness rippling. Read More...