Russian Red from Madrid (Spain)
her real name is Lourdes Hernández. folk singer-songwriter.
known by many as the Spanish Feist,
in reference to the Canadian singer-songwriter who inspires her in many of her attitudes on the microphone,
Hernández ― who writes and sings all of her compositions in English ― states that she sings in that language instinctively because she has always listened to music in English.
her voice and performing style are also reminiscent of the childlike and simple, poetic approach utilized by California singer-songwriter Joanna Newsom.
Cigarettes / Russian Red
I Love Your Glasses (eureka records) / Russian Red