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It's clever

Packed full of chord and tempo change. If this album were a painting, it would be an intricate stained glass window with light shining through it exposing different textures of colour. Her dialogue is sharp and everytime I hear this album I hear another spike or little sketch within it. It's a beautiful piece of work

music is meant to be this good.....

and if all music was as good as Joans then the world would be a whole lot better. She may just be the second coming...... Buy it.

Pure Guinness

An album so eclectic that it puts the definition of the word to shame. If only every solo artist had the ability to perform such a varied variety of styles in one place then none of us would ever have to be subjected to the x-factor again. Joan as Police Woman should be promoted to Joan as Chief Superintendant.


Born: 26 July 1970 in Biddeford, ME

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Described by Joan Wasser as "punk rock R&B" and "American soul music," Joan as Police Woman combines two of the biggest influences on her music: classic soul such as Al Green and Nina Simone and the rougher experimental sounds of Sonic Youth and Bad Brains. The mix never sounds contrived, thanks to the intuitive interplay of Wasser's vocals, violins, and guitar, Rainy Orteca's bass, and Ben Perowsky's percussion in the first version of the group. Later, Wasser employed a varied cast of collaborators....
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