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Disco diva Kylie Minogue goes orchestral in new album

Published on Nov 7, 2012 12:41 PM
A handout picture from Flash Entertainment shows Australian singer Kylie Minogue performing at Yas Island as part of concerts on the sidelines of the Formula One Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi late on Nov 2, 2012. Disco diva Kylie Minogue goes orchestral in new album. -- PHOTO: AFP PHOTO/HO/FLASH ENTERTAINMENT

What, no shiny studio effects? Voice recorded for what it is?

The Abbey Road Sessions is a risky album, not least for gleaming disco-pop vixen Kylie Minogue.

But that's what she's done, backed by a full orchestra at London's legendary Abbey Road Studios.

Good for her: She's reinterpreted her hits, sometimes wildly beyond familiar confines.

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