Firehorse + Mieka Pauley
If you haven’t yet heard Firehorse’s single “Our Hearts” then get over to their Bandcamp and give it a listen, post-haste. Ten-to-one, you’ll be hitting repeat all day. . . but if you neglect the rest of the album — the PledgeMusic-funded And So They Ran Faster — you’d be doing yourself a disservice. Singer-songwriter Leah Siegel’s debut as Firehorse (her project with former Rosanne Cash bassist Tim Luntzel, Joan Jett drummer Brian Wolfe, and guitarist Steve Elliot) melds commanding Chan Marshall-like vocals with haunting, eerily compelling instrumentals, and thoughtful lyricism. Firehorse joins Mieka Pauley tonight at Passim.
She puts her guitar in the trunk of her car and does an average of 150 live shows a year criss-crossing the country. She follows...