2019 Blogging From A-Z Challenge: W is for Florence Welch

Welcome to Day 23 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal post. Now, onto the letter W. . . photo courtesy of Britannica.com Florence Welch Florence is the lead singer of the indie rock band Florence + The Machine. While growing up in south London, Florence performed in school plays and sang in two bands prior to Florence + the Machine. Her mother is a professor of Renaissance studies, which influenced Florence's music videos and live shows. In 20017, Florence and art-school friend Isabella…

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2019 Blogging From A-Z Challenge: V is for Vixen

Welcome to Day 22 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal post. Now, onto the letter V. . . photo courtesy of Angelfire Vixen Vixen is an American rock band who achieved success during the late '80s and early '90s with their classic lineup of Jan Kuehnemund (lead guitar, backing vocals), Janet Gardner (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Roxy Petrucci (drums, backing vocals), and Share Ross (bass guitar, backing vocals). They were sometimes described as "the female Bon Jovi." In 1988 the band released their self-titled debut album Vixen. Singer-songwriter Richard Marx co-wrote…

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2019 Blogging From A-Z Challenge: U is for The Unique – Tori Amos

Welcome to Day 21 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal post. Now, onto the letter U. . . photo courtesy of Gazette Review The Unique - Tori Amos Tori Amos is a classically trained musician, singer-songwriter, and pianist. According to Wikipedia, Tori "won a full scholarship to the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University at the age of five, the youngest person ever to have been admitted. She was expelled at the age of 11 for what Rolling Stone described as 'musical…

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2019 Blogging From A-Z Challenge: T is for Tiffany Arbunkle (Plumb)

Welcome to Day 20 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal post. Now, onto the letter T. . . photo courtesy of KLove Tiffany Arbunkle Tiffany Arbunkle, who is better known by Plumb, is a Christian Rock and Alternative Rock songwriter, recording artist, and author. She has also co-written songs for other Christian artists, including Michelle Branch, Mandisa, Jaci Velasquez, and Natalie Grant. Her music has also been featured in films and television shows. Tiffany began singing in church and school, and worked as…

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2019 Blogging From A-Z Challenge: S is for Sisters – Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart

Welcome to Day 19 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal post. Now, onto the letter S. . . photo courtesy of al.com Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart The Wilson sisters joined Roger Fisher, Howard Leese, Steve Fossen, and Mike Derosier in the mid-'70s and formed the hard rock band, Heart. The combination of Ann's powerful voice and Nancy's rocking guitar propelled Heart into one of America's most successful rock bands. Over their five-decade history, Heart released sixteen albums,…

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