Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who was a member of the Polyphonic Spree, as well as a collaborator with Andrew Bird, Arcade Fire, and Kid Cudi, among others.
Using Twitter to build up anticipation for her third album and NPR Music to promote it, the 2011 album Strange Mercy eventually peaked at #19 on the Billboard charts.
She was born Annie Erin Clark in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
She managed the road show for her uncle's band, Tuck & Patti, as her introduction to the music business. Her formal training came from the jazz band and theater program of her local Dallas high school.