The musician and songwriter Jolie Holland's voice merges blues and folk to create a vocal style all her own. Fans of her work include her ANTI- labelmate Tom Waits, who nominated her for the Shortlist prize at the very outset of her career. A founding member of the Vancouver-born band the Be Good Tanyas, she recently reunited with fellow Tanya Samantha Parton for a new band, aptly named Jolie Holland and Samantha Parton. Check out their tour dates on Jolie's website
, and read on to find out about the Nina Simone cover that indirectly changed her mind about pop music, her appreciation for the glory of migas, and why she'd like to time-travel to the Younger Dryas period.