Saturday, December 04, 2010
The first time I heard Kate Rusby's distinctive, unforgettable voice she was performing The Kinks' classic Village Green Preservation Society under the opening titles of the cult classic Jennifer Saunders sitcom Jam and Jerusalem in 2006; until recently, though, it hasn't been available for purchase... All that's changed with the release of Rusby's 2007 album, Awkward Annie; now if only she can convince Rufus Wainwright to release that version of What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? he did for that Gap ad I'll be a happy blogger.
The Pop Culture Institute sends its fondest birthday wishes today to the Barnsley Nightingale in the hopes that she remains on the high perch she's attained, singing her heart out for many years to come...
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