Bold and beautiful

By MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG  |  October 27, 2009

To combat that, Sudol forced herself back to the creative mindset she had when she was writing “Almost Lover” in her bedroom, long before she ever saw a record contract. “I wasn’t trying to write a hit song or anything. I just needed to tell a story that meant something to me.”

She hoped that fans would welcome A Fine Frenzy’s musical development, and she’s grateful that so far they have. Still, she maintains, “In the end I couldn’t worry about what people wanted. The only expectations I was thinking about or trying to defy were mine. The only person I was rebelling against when I was making it was me.”

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