Sunday, December 5, 2010

Full of Grace

I've been listening a lot over the past couple weeks to Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. I only recently discovered this Vermont-based band, even though they have toured relentlessly over the past few years and have a rep as an outstanding live band. Their self-titled 4th studio album was released in June 2010. It's good old-fashioned 70's-tinged rock and roll (indeed it seems as if a couple of her band members don't realize that hairstyles have progressed since the 70's). Plus Grace has the best scream in the business. Do yourself a favor and give them a listen. I'm looking forward to checking them out in person when they pass through the D.C. area.

A Blonde Frenzy

As a professed lover of redheads, what to do when one of my favorite redheads and favorite singers goes blonde? Such is the dilemma presented to me by Alison Sudol, aka A Fine Frenzy. Based on this photo I will give her the benefit of the doubt. After all, if she discovers that blondes don't have more fun, a return to redness is just a salon appointment away......