Oh Land Collaborating With John Legend and Pharrell -- Exclusive Video
finished and get it out there because I think it's really fun. It's almost like an anthem."
Though Oh Land was trained as a dancer and raised in a home full of classical music -- "I was used to hearing little boys' choirs or opera," she said -- she's not afraid to break boundaries as a musician.
"When you have been trained for 10 years of your life to live up to one specific ideal that is ballet, it's very much everyone needs to be the same height, the same shape, do exactly the same 45-degree [movements]. When I started making music, I just wanted to do my completely own thing and wanted to follow my own rules and not be told what to do," Oh Land told Spinner.
Oh Land's full-length album will be available in 2011. Watch the video from Oh Land's visit with the Spinner staff to preview the tune 'Sun of a Gun' and to find out how tuning in to Portishead changed everything for her, and check out some photos from the day after that.
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