Beth Orton
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1970-12-14
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Beth Orton

Beth Orton Biography (Wikipedia)

Elizabeth Caroline "Beth" Orton (born 2 July 1971) is an English singer-songwriter, known for her 'folktronica' sound, which mixes elements of folk and electronica. She was initially recognised for her collaborations with William Orbit, Andrew Weatherall, Red Snapper and the Chemical Brothers in the mid-1990s. Her UK/US debut solo album, Trailer Park, garnered much critical acclaim in 1996. Orton developed a devoted audience with the release of the BRIT Award-winning album Central Reservation (1999) and the 2002 UK top 10 album, Daybreaker. Her 2006 album Comfort of Strangers was followed by a hiatus during which Orton gave birth to her daughter and collaborated with the legendary British guitarist Bert Jansch. Orton returned with Sugaring Season in 2012, which moved towards a purer acoustic sound, followed by a return to electronic music with Kidsticks, released in 2016.

American films and television programmes such as Felicity, How to Deal, Charmed, Dawson's Creek, Vanilla Sky and Grey's Anatomy have featured her music and provided her with exposure to a more mainstream American audience.

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She Cries Your Name
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She Cries Your Name
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Someone's Daughter
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Someone's Daughter
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1973
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1973
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Concrete Sky
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Concrete Sky
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Go Down Easy
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Go Down Easy
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Moon (6 Music Session, 24 May 2016)
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Moon (6 Music Session, 24 May 2016)
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Sweetest Decline
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Sweetest Decline
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Conceived
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Conceived
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Shopping Trolley
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Shopping Trolley
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Cradle Hymn
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Cradle Hymn
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Stolen Car
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Stolen Car
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Wave
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Wave
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Ooh Child
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Ooh Child
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Moon
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Moon
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Anywhere
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Anywhere
The Chemical Brothers
Alive Alone
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Alive Alone
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Central Reservation
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Central Reservation
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Call Me the Breeze
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Call Me the Breeze
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Mystery
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Mystery
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