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Shura on her debut album, Nothing's Real

Pip Williams, Coup De Main, 5 July 2016

Musically, Shura is an enigmatic beast. She remixed her own disco-infused pop into the echoing and eerie 'Space Tapes', and has worked with everyone from rapper Talib Kweli to Mumford & Sons' banjoist Winston Marshall. Checking out her Twitter, you'd be forgiven for struggling to match up her sleekly produced tracks with the scattier side of her personality.

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