You need flash!
no cover -  


female vocalists indie singer-songwriter Canadian indie pop

    Leslie Feist (born February 13, 1976) is a singer/songwriter from Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada. She performs as a solo artist under the name Feist and also as a member of Broken Social Scene.

    Raised in Regina and Calgary, Feist got her start in music as the lead vocalist for a punk band called Placebo (not the more famous British band Placebo), who won a local Battle of the Bands competition and were awarded the opening slot at a Ramones concert. After five years of touring, Feist was forced to take time off from music to recover from voice damage. She moved from Calgary to Toronto in 1998 and took up guitar; by 1999, she was the guitarist for By Divine Right. She also released her debut solo album, Monarch (Lay Your Jewelled Head Down), that year. The album was financed by a grant from the Canadian government.

    In 2000, Feist moved in as a roommate with Peaches and Gonzales, and appeared as a guest vocalist on The Teaches of Peaches and Presidential Suite. She then joined the recording sessions for Broken Social Scene's albums Feel Good Lost and You Forgot It in People.

    Feist then moved to Paris, and while in Europe, she collaborated with Norwegian duo Kings of Convenience as a guest vocalist on their album Riot on an Empty Street. Feist recorded her second solo album, Let It Die, in Paris in 2002 and 2003. That album, a combination of and was hailed as one of the best Canadian pop albums of 2004 and got her two Juno Awards (The Canadian equivalent of the Grammys). This album also helped her to gain a significant international audience.

    She released a remix album entitled Open Season in April 2006.

    From different directions, it is said the voice of Feist fits in the range of Ella Fitzgerald or more of an alternative Norah Jones.

    Her third album The Reminder was released on April, 23rd 2007 in Europe, and May, 1st in the rest of the world and is composed of thirteen tracks. Pitchfork rated the album an 8.8.

    Her song 1234 from The Reminder was also used in a commercial for the third generation iPod nano. Feist wrote the song with Sally Seltmann, an Australian singer who records as New Buffalo. Speaking with Songfacts, Sellmann said she wrote the song after a good friend told her she was leaving her husband.
    Also, her song Mushaboom was used on a Lacoste commercial for their fragrance, A Touch of Pink (as seen in south america), while shortly afterwards, My Moon My Man was used to promote a mobile phone newly released by LG. She also sang the soundtrack for Paris, je t'aime: La même histoire

    Her fourth album Metals was was recorded live over a period of two and a half weeks inside a house on the Northern California coast. It was released on September 30, 2011 in Ireland, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden and Belgium; October 3, 2011 in the United Kingdom; and October 4, 2011 in the United States and Canada. (Source How Come You Never Go Songfacts)

    Visit her website:

    Feist e6077752005202d690df9c1fb8b29609 Feist 9a500108aead731ba680cdcff5b35040 Feist f5d335b8404e4b6ca999f465caa76c45 Feist 64bf824f423d4042a1949053dd45b941 Feist ecdfcc654a7a4fc9aa02d6936ab46212 Feist 4e4e8bcb9d584631866c600fa265b469 Feist 94c1bca4481e4db1827153e080b9e8d4 Feist f69cc769bb864da586175ee928751e81 Feist 5bb0a658c8f746b5a4e2d6faa82a4755 Feist 4871a38686b54f568220ea44b00ebe17 Feist 9bec0a3abcc4427bac0feac2e8752adc Feist 179573dddcae4f94bccf47f8c0fc5137 Feist 6d850c1241824626bbd60c615f2abfae Feist afad9c65a894483bae19919beb3faac8 Feist 96f7a7833e7540fe9fc128b3e198cad9 Feist aef718987d12436ac3d82338da1fb5c1 Feist 7ab575c1b6764c82be6051454bd730ab Feist d265f53fd7e94d88bdab2cd6d7d9c98e Feist 00e1203bd5c7431e9292c3845579862f Feist d8656662643a428b929293c55848a8bb Feist 95df9384a5bb41e18fc508a233344417 Feist ad3d8cbd3b2d49c8a324a65cc2c33d6b Feist 95d5aa7af257cfae95fddebc1e625e46 Feist 5d88bbafbad445179eb845cc2eddb80e Feist e26c56ad881942eba7a60d019ddf8293 Feist 628a558fde034dd3b9c69df9432c89ab Feist 304be35c269a4351871f8dea12aa0942 Feist da5eb8792f4445399ce71147b8619b82 Feist f576ca284b8145658565b54cbf5f4887 Feist 22835540d7ee49c598df5f7fee2a0a1b Feist 8642d373ed354b61bed0d54342756156 Feist 5ea09554fb494ac3a0f897180ff1aa02 Feist 5fa666a89be04fafaf8902723f672579 Feist dc5d91514c9d46a9baa95003e12ad593 Feist c52580104ba832fe8da1e92fcb47fe05 Feist a4e8f8f478864edd96717e89bf715096 Feist d694a00573f0410e91a2be1d83fd48da Feist b9c34c43e0764a3a86591f7407cdba67 Feist 7c64dd4b49dd4521b5382ad9dadd295d Feist a1fe196f198a48349b53c09e17593e1b