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k.d. lang: k.d. Sings The Blues

Mat Snow, Q, April 1993

She’s a genre-hopping pantheist, Lesbian, vegetarian, big-mouthed aromatherapist. In big boots. Yet despite unpromising ingredients, k.d. lang’s multi-layered cake continues to rise quite beautifully and to inspire something not unadjacent to worship. "I consider myself a crow", she tells an ornithologically baffled Mat Snow.

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