When I was 16 I was agonizing over learning how to drive, going to high school, feeling too close to being an adult. But I was definitely still a kid. Lorde is also 16. Maybe there’s something in the milk over there in New Zealand, but she doesn’t sound like any kid I know. She sounds like someone taking electronic indie pop in a fascinating new direction.
Find more Lorde here. And you’re gonna want to find more.