Clark left The Polyphonic Spree and joined Sufjan Stevens' touring band in 2006, bringing with her a tour EP entitled Paris is Burning.
It contains three tracks, including a cover version of Jackson Browne's "These Days".
Her inspiration reportedly came from several films, including Disney movies: "Well, the truth is that I had come back from a pretty long — you know, about a year-and-a-half of touring, and so my brain was sort of all circuit boards that were a little bit fried", Clark said.
"So I started watching films as sort of a way to get back into being human.
On July 22, after the threshold was met, she released "Surgeon" for download and streaming on her official website.
A number of publications, including The Guardian, Entertainment Weekly, NME, Gigwise, and Music OMH, ranked it as the #1 album of 2014, while Time put it at #2 and Rolling Stone ranked it #4.
Vincent's hospital" from Cave's song "There She Goes my Beautiful World" from the album Abattoir Blues/The Lyre of Orpheus.
The name is also a reference to her great-grandmother, whose middle name was St. the album features appearances from drummer Brian Teasley (Man or Astro-man?After studying at Berklee College of Music for three years, she began her music career as a member of The Polyphonic Spree.Clark was also a member of Sufjan Stevens's touring band before forming her own band in 2006. Vincent's work has received consistent praise for its distinct musical style, which blends soft rock, experimental rock, electropop, and jazz influences.Her debut album was Marry Me (2007), followed by Actor (2009), Strange Mercy (2011), St. She released a collaborative album with David Byrne in 2012 titled Love This Giant.Clark also contributed backing vocals for Swans on their 2014 album, To Be Kind. Vincent, was named album of the year by The Guardian, Entertainment Weekly, NME, and Slant Magazine, as well as second best album of the year by Time magazine.Her mother is a social worker turned administrator for a non-profit organization and her stepfather works in corporate tax administration.