I got into Bat for Lashes when Erica (of the FG variety) recommended her to me over the summer of 2007. A wise recommendation, indeed.
2. What was the first song you ever heard by 22?
I can't be sure what the first Dusty Springfield song I ever heard was. I'm sure I heard a lot of her songs on oldies stations and in movies before I paid much attention. But I will say I Only Wanna Be With You, because that was the first song I loved by her. And it is quite likely it's the first one I ever heard.
3. What’s your favorite lyric by 33?
Rilo Kiley have written many wonderful lyrics. I love the lyrics to Rest of My Life:
"And we tend the garden all day long
Watching history unfold
And i'd be enough
And you'd be enough
And we'd grow old
So for the rest of my life
I'm gonna search for someone just like you"
4. What is your favorite album by 49?
I can't be totally sure what my favorite real album by Timi Yuro is. I've found it extremely hard to find her albums in stores. …