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10 things to know about ANGEL OLSEN



  1. She has never listened to Joni Mitchell.
  2. She was adopted at a young age and is the youngest in a family of 8.
  3. She was born and raised in St Louis, and moved to Chicago at 20. She now lives in lives in Asheville, NC
  4. She worked with Bonnie Prince Billy during her time in Chicago
  5. She started writing songs at an early age- starting with piano, then later guitar
  6. She has never taken voice lessons and does not read music.
  7. She has many influences ranging from grunge to psych to jazz to folk.
  8. She has directed two of her videos: Intern and Shut Up Kiss Me
  9. She is into reading, rollerskating, going to softball games, making films, and writing letters to friends
  10. Her upcoming show on Dec 1 at Lismore City Hall is the only regional show on her Australian tour – Melbourne & Sydney Opera House shows have sold out.



Thursday 1st Dec, 7:30pm

Lismore City Hall

$35 www.lismorecityhall.com.au

The Common Ground of Byron Bay. If you wish to contribute, please contact: Kirra Pendergast P: 0408 068 824 E: kirra@commongroundaustralia.com


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