Originally four singer songwriters, the band first came together when Pasqual was putting together a group of musicians to play a gig for one of her solo projects.
The rest, as they say, is history with each of the four women feeling the collective of Blame Sally was a more potent vehicle for their talents. Their tuneful, sweetly evocative songs are reminiscent of Gram Parsons but the married pair - Guthrie has a rather well known grandfather in her family past - shine particularly well on Cry Quieter and Never Too Far From My Heart.
Besides 'Bird in Hand' , a host of other tracks from 'Speeding Ticket and a Valentine' have also become well-known as a result. A few of Blame Sally's most famous tour albums and songs are seen below. After 15 years since releasing 'Live No. William Olsson's Lost Girls and Love Hotels finds optimism in its message that life tears us apart and puts us back together again differently.
Bright Eyes may not technically be emo, but they are transcendently expressive, beatifically melancholic. Down in the Weeds is just the statement of grounding that we need as a respite from the churning chaos around us.
Mona Lisa Smile is a hauntingly beautiful song of Monica's which takes a melancholy look back on a relationship that didn't live up to expectations:. The translation of the title is Birds Without Wings. The Latin flavor of the song works exceptionally well for Blame Sally. In fact, some of their strongest songs have been Latin flavored, like their live cover of La Llorona -- a concert favorite -- which is particularly powerful. This is a contemporary Americana folk song that expresses a frustration with everyday life and a yearning for more.
Rather than being a somber song about what can't be achieved, it places the focus on the thirst for more in life. The alluring harmonies are up front and strong. Wednesday 22 July Thursday 23 July Friday 24 July Saturday 25 July Sunday 26 July Monday 27 July Tuesday 28 July Wednesday 29 July Thursday 30 July Friday 31 July Saturday 1 August Sunday 2 August Monday 3 August Tuesday 4 August Wednesday 5 August Thursday 6 August Friday 7 August Saturday 8 August Sunday 9 August Monday 10 August Tuesday 11 August Wednesday 12 August Thursday 13 August Friday 14 August Saturday 15 August Sunday 16 August Monday 17 August Tuesday 18 August Wednesday 19 August Thursday 20 August Friday 21 August Saturday 22 August Sunday 23 August Monday 24 AugustSpeeding Ticket and a Valentine, an album by Blame Sally on Spotify. Speeding Ticket and a Valentine By Blame Sally. • 10 songs. Play on Spotify. 1. Bird in Hand. 2. Big Big Bed. 3. Living Without You. 4. Mona Lisa Smile.