Tig Notaro left Texas after she dropped out of high school, but she returns with a Grammy nomination & an assistant credit on Xena: Warrior Princess, AKA the nerdy version of Walker: Texas Ranger.
Frank Turner based his album, England Keep My Bones, off a Shakespeare play. We think we heard LMFAO are doing the exact same thing.
Lisa Loeb's new album is called No Fairy Tale. But if it WERE a fairy tale, Lisa would TOTALLY be Snow White, but with cooler glasses.
Mark Normand was born and raised in New Orleans. We'll see if we can pay him for his set entirely in beads and crawfish.
Family of the Year's members hail from Wales, Florida and California; that's quite a far-flung family. Their album is Loma Vista.