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Toby Campbell, the woman behind Anomie Belle, is a dynamic singer/songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist with a gift for writing down-tempo, jewel-like songs.  In a similar cross-genre way to artists like Emiliana Torrini, her compositions meld cool, trip-hop electronica and warm organic sounds that instantly entrance; no wonder she’s toured with artists from Album Leaf to Tricky.  On “American View”, her violin adds intrigue to a song already rife with texture, appearing again as delicate, neo-baroque intro to “John Q Public”.  Campbell’s voice is just as textured as her compositions, with sinewy melodies and floating refrains that curl their way into your mind.  Though Sleeping Patterns was released almost a year ago, it’s an album worth revisiting time and time again. (Self-Release)–Cleo