Singer songwriter Joan Wasser, better known by her stage persona, Joan As Police Woman will be here in Newcastle on July 1st to play a show at Lizotte’s. But just how much do you know about her? Here’s 5 things about Joan you probably didn’t know.
1 – She began her professional career playing violin with the Dambuilders.
2 – She’s rocked out with Lou Reed.
3 – Joan is classically trained on both the violin and piano.
4 – The name, ‘Joan as Police Woman’ is a reference to the TV-series, Police Woman.
5 – Jeff Buckley wrote ‘Everybody Here Wants You’ about Joan.