From Alex Winston's King Con
Liner notes: "Benny, Benny, takes my penny/Then he skins me to the bone," trills Alex Winston on her portrait of a sketchy faith healer, embedding barbed observations in a sugary pop anthem.
Behind the music: Winston, a classically trained opera singer and Detroit native, got warmed up for her debut album with a covers EP featuring songs by the Rolling Stones and Mumford & Sons.
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