Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Alternative pop seems best single way to describe this, among the keywords given
Most recent release, Wide Open (2001)
Doesn't currently seem to have a website (01/09)
Happy Rhodes, Liz Phair, possibly Tori Amos
Mostly songs by her producer/guitar & piano-player, some own.
See album comments below.
Recommended first album:
Wide Open is her debut
Wide Open (2001)
I would say moderately high. I don't consider it ectophilic by a strict construction of the term, but I don't place much weight on that since it's so well worth listening to in its own right. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Rich Marcello—guitar, piano
Rich Marcello and Amy Jane
Below the headliner level, the music business is rich in journeyman singer-songwriters whose creativity and originality have not yet fallen victim to either the process of commercialization, or being ignored thereby. You have to stay alert to discover these artists, but it pays off. Amy Jane's album is an example of why.
Thanks to Mitch Pravatiner for work on this entry.
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