Cold Specks

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Cold Specks is the stage name of singer/songwriter Ladan Hussein, previously known as Al Spx. Her music has been described as doom-soul. The name Cold Specks is taken from a line in James Joyce's Ulysses ("Born all in the dark wormy earth, cold specks of fire, evil, lights shining in the darkness.").

She released her debut album, I Predict a Graceful Expulsion, on May 21, 2012, on Mute Records and Arts & Crafts in Canada.

Her second album, Neuroplasticity, was released on August 26, 2014. It features trumpet playing by Ambrose Akinmusire and backing vocals from Michael Gira of Swans.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 I Predict a Graceful Expulsion Cold Specks 3
2014 Neuroplasticity Cold Specks 1


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 Blank Maps Cold Specks 1
2012 Hector Cold Specks 1
2013 A Case for Shame Moby & Cold Specks 8


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 Dancing Coins EP Cold Specks 1

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