Female singer songwriter Shelby Lynne has written another set of songs, Tears, Lies, and Alibis, that girls who play guitar and sing will cover poorly in coffeehouses across the country. Those who do the most mediocre cover but resemble Taylor Swift might even get a record deal. Catch the real thing at Mexicali Live in Teaneck on Aug. 11. 18+. $50. 6 p.m.
Shelby Lynne: Singer Songwriter Extraordinaire
—by Eric Farwell, August 11, 2010