Thursday, March 5 2009
Alina Simone's interpretive covers of Soviet cult legend Yanka Dyagileva's songs have helped preserve the memory and music of the last Russian punk poet -- and sparked debates about cultural ownership and authenticity.
Wednesday, August 6 2008
It takes energy to listen to this kind of sad beauty, and it takes a great performer to make it.
Thursday, September 13 2007
ALthough she echoes Chan Marshall, Alina Simone sounds determined to get her own thing going on Placelessness.