One look at Lipstick Lumberjack and you’ll understand how their moniker perfectly captures the collective personality of Sam Sobelman and Katherine Donovan. With fire-red hair (and lips) Donovan delivers a complimenting sultry edge to Sobelman’s rustic tones. But what doesn’t make sense is how these denizens of Orange manage to look and sound like they belong in a Sequoia treehouse. Their self-titled EP was recorded in a bedroom and released last year.
Now they are releasing a new track every month this year and calling it the Year of Lumberjackery project. The latest single is the dreamy roots track “Desert Balloons”:
Lipstick Lumberjack will perform at the WitZend as part of Free Bike Valet‘s showcase for the Venice Music Crawl this Saturday, June 22 at noon. Also performing is Phoebe Bridgers, The Californian, Jacqueline Caruso, Halfbluud, Lost On Purpose, Jim And Sam, The Get Down Boys, Steffaloo, and The Cerny Brothers. And it’s FREE!