LIVE: Jill Sobule @ Club Helsinki, 2/23/12

March 5th, 2012, 1:00 pm by Greg

Review by Greg Haymes

“Can we start with a folk song?,” she said as she stepped onstage, adjusted the microphone and strummed her Vagabond Travel Guitar.

And with that, sublime alt-pop singer-songwriter Jill Sobule launched into “When They Say They Want Our America Back, What the Fuck Do They Mean?,” a simple, catchy and politically potent little ditty about the Tea Party. And, yes, after a bit of coaxing, the crowd at Club Helsinki in Hudson sang along just like a Girl Scout campfire rendition of “Kumbaya.”

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Five Firsts: Jill Sobule

February 21st, 2012, 10:08 am by Greg
Jill Sobule

Jill Sobule

NAME: Jill Sobule
INSTRUMENT: multi

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Ziggy Stardust”

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