This is the second post in my series comparing two different musicians of the HispAnglo (Hispanic/Anglo) world. Complete the analogy: Linda Rondstant is to Gal Costa what Regina Spektor is to __________.
They don't look as alike as Linda and Gal do, but New York-based signer does have the same look and general aesthetic of Chilean hipster crooner Francisca Valenzuela:
These two reigning queens of North American and South American indie pop even have similar sounds.
which has some of the quirky but epic camp elements of Regina Spektor's song "Us":
And Francisca Valenzuela's song "Peces" (Fishes):
Next week's analogy:
If Regina Spektor is to Francisca Valenzuela, then Janis Joplin is to...???