Long before she was an indie pop darling writing songs for Rihanna and recording records under Jay Z’s Roc Nation label, Grimes’ Clare Boucher was merely a cat mom who wrote songs in her bedroom. Today, she’s shared an unreleased collaboration with Devon Welsh of Majical Cloudz, dating back to 2009. It’s “about our cat voignamir who at the time was on very bad terms with us because we were forcing him to diet and so he was like, very violent but literally like 20 or 30 pounds.”
“I don’t know why it sounds like indie rock haha, neither of us really make music like this,” Boucher adds.
Listen in below.