Watch Austra’s Unplugged Paper Bag Session

By Tom Breihan / November 23, 2011

Austra’s icy electro purrs don’t seem like the type of things that would translate well to an acoustic performance. But in the latest edition of the Paper Bag Sessions video series, frontwoman Katie Stelmanis sits and a grand piano by herself and conjures all the austere beauty of “Lose It” and “The Choke.” It’s really something. Watch it below.

Austra’s Feel It Break is out now on Domino.