Produced by

Gig Alerts: Lauren Ambrose and the Leisure Class

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Lauren Ambrose and the Leisure Class
"Don't Think Twice, It's Alright" (Live)
Playing at: City Winery
(155 Varick St., Soho)
Get: Tickets | Directions

Lauren Ambrose is best known as the actress who played Claire Fisher on the HBO drama "Six Feet Under," but these days she's fronting a Dixieland jazz style outfit known as the Leisure Class. The transition from actor to singer isn't always an easy (or successful) journey, but Ambrose is blessed with a sweet vibrato and raw power that may see her through. On this live recording from the band's first show at Joe's Pub last November, Ambrose infuses hot jazz with a bluesy zeal while the rest of the outfit gets down old-time jazz style.

Tags:

More in:

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.

Sponsored

Feeds

Sponsored