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Friday, September 5, 2008

MP3 of the Day: Joan as Policewoman

Posted By on Fri, Sep 5, 2008 at 11:18 AM

In this song, "Holiday," Joan as Policewoman cuts the difference between the two Mrs. Jones (Rickie Lee and Nora, that is), her smoke-tinged delivery giving this jazzy, piano-laced tune its loungy momentum. Joan (last name Wasser) is an industry vet, although in the distant past it's been her violin skills that've gotten her hired. She's performed with everyone from Lou Reed to Scissor Sisters and Those Bastard Souls. Joan as Policewoman's tour hits S.F. on Wed., Sept. 17 at Cafe du Nord. -- Jennifer Maerz

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