Juliana Hatfield Shares The Songs That Shaped Her Sound
Thu, 04 May 2017 08:25:29
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After two decades of writing and recording rock music Juliana Hatfield thought that she had little left to say, and it seemed like a bottomless hiatus was likely. However, with the inauguration of Donald Trump into presidential office the songwriter discovered a new urgency and a bunch of songs that seemed to be pouring out of her.
Her new album, Pussycat, is released this week, and it's a collection of urgent expressions refined by twenty years of independently-minded artistry. Housing songs like "Short-Fingered Man" and the beautiful "Wonder Why" (which is available as an immediate download when preordering the album) it seems like Hatfield remains as vital and focused as ever.
About to head out on tour to share new material, and old favorites with crowds from Cambridge to Chicago, ARTISTdirect caught up with Juliana and asked her to wax lyrical on the music and memories that shaped her approach to songwriting. Here's what she said...
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