"To meet her,
to see her perform,
to hear her music,
to hear her voice.. you sense something…
there is a familiarity, there’s that kind of thing...
is that electric pulling…
that you feel when amongst family...”
- Michael Stipe , R.E.M.
Her new project Venezuela, produced by
Rain Phoenix, is a tribute the folkloric songs of her home country. These songs are dedicated to Venezuelan people, fighting where ever they might be, for democracy and human rights. This is a celebration of a country from the voice of a ex-pat yearning for home.