Daily Download: "Doctor Blind," Emily Haines

The solo debut from one of the voices behind Metric and Broken Social Scene

Published October 17, 2006 7:01AM (EDT)

Emily Haines is best known as the lead singer of Metric and as a vocalist for Broken Social Scene, but this song, from her upcoming solo debut, "Knives Don't Have Your Back," is a piece of sedate, solemn piano pop that bears little resemblance to the work of either band. It's more reminiscent of Aimee Mann, and while Haines can't compete with Mann as a writer, she's still a lovely singer, and the track is exquisitely produced.

-- T.B.

By Salon Staff

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