She may well have the backing of Chan Marshall (aka Cat Power) but Paris-native Anne-Laure can well and truly hold her own when it comes to delivering quality electronic-pop. Her debut EP, produced by Germany's Max Krefeld, is an eclectic mix of '80s beats, synth electronics and haunting, distinctive vocals. A woman of many talents this pint-sized Frenchie had put music on the back burner whilst teaching Art History in Paris, writing for Australian magazines and even penning a book.

Sporadically released, check out her MySpace page for more information or email appaloosaruns [at] gmail [dot] com.