When Jessie Stein, singer and instrumentalist with Montreal band the Luyas, is reached by phone, it's on that increasing rarity—a landline to a country home. In this case, Stein is at her father's place in provincial Quebec, where she's taking a little break from most of civilization before another round of touring. "It's pretty important to do that sometimes—some famous Californians said that, I'm sure!" she adds, warmth and bright humor... More >>>