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Gig Alerts: Jolie Holland

Friday, March 19, 2010

Jolie Holland
"Mexico City"
Playing FRIDAY at: 92YTribeca
(200 Hudson St., Tribeca)
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It's no surprise that Tom Waits is a fan of Texas-bred singer-songrwiter Jolie Holland. The Southwestern songbird, who shares a record label with Waits, sings with an Americana rootsiness coupled with a freewheeling, jazzy quality. On this opener from her album The Living and the Dead, Holland addresses the ghost of beat generation icon Jack Kerouac as she eases through a country-tinged tune. Tonight, Holland appears on a double bill alongside Rain Machine, a.k.a. Kyp Malone of TV on the Radio.


Buy Jolie Holland's The Living and the Dead at Other Music

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Kerouac4fan

I like the way the song opens up with the pronouncement "I've just got back from Mexico City" - Al of 'Kerouac Beat_Happening'.

Mar. 21 2010 09:05 PM

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