Daily Archives: April 14, 2010

Chris Pureka – You’re A Jukebox Heroine

Chris Pureka is an Americana/Folk/Indie artist from North Hampton, MA. Edgy and forthright, Chris echos the same kind of passion and gutteral singing of Melissa Etheridge, splashed with the raw electric guitar sounds of Meredith Brooks.

Chris’s songs rise and fall with acoustic swells of fervor and roominess. I really feel the music and topics harken back to the late 90s sense of angst, tingled with self-reflection. The songs are sonically powerful. You can feel it in every strum, in every moan and sigh. Acoustic guitars at times can sound shy and dimmed, but Chris makes them boom, reflecting the undermined potential of the instrument. Check out her latest album, “How I Learned To See In The Dark.”

If you are looking for thunderous depth and acoustic driven truth, check out Chris Pureka, Jukebox Heroine.



Britney, Mary J., & Lita

Britney Spears is speaking out against unreal body image by releasing untouched and retouched photos of herself at her latest photoshoot. I give the girl props! via Jezebel.

Mary J. Blige’s “Be Beautiful And Give Back” charity is giving 30% of the proceeds of all sales made on April 13 and 14 to Blige’s women’s organization FFAWN. So, do it and help a great cause for women. via Tonic.

And Lita Ford and her family will be coming out with a new TV show called “The Gillettes: An Extreme American Family.” Check out their latest youtube video.

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