LP Fans Are Treated To A Powerful Performance At Outside Lands And One Fan In Particular Got A Nice Birthday Surprise
SAN FRANCISCO, CA-
“… From Sabrina Claudio’s sexy swooning, I stuck around the Sutro Stage for some powerfully affirmative singing. Singer/songwriter Laura Pergolizzi p/k/a “LP” is an illustrious songwriter who, after many years waiting in the wings, has been able to establish for herself a loyal and dedicated following with her solo material.
Her fans are pretty diehard as was evidenced by the handful of women who stood at the front of the crowd with me during her performance. They had indicated to me that they had been there since the festival gates had opened. This kind of dedication didn’t surprise me as LP’s music, sung in her uniquely powerful voice, dives deep into universally held emotions founded in heartache and the notions of being an outsider, and those emotions are stirred to a boil when she nails all of the incredibly high notes. It’s a kind of raw musicality that is rare in today music climate.
LP also goes out of her way to cater to her fans. Spotting a young woman in the audience wearing a tiara and a feather boa, LP notices that it is the young woman’s birthday. She invites the young lady up to the stage and performed her finale, to immensely popular “Lost On You”. The look of absolute joy on that young woman’s face was priceless …”