Pi Jacobs “Two Truths and a Lie” (Traviana Records, 2020)

“Two truths and a lie” refers to the icebreaker party game where you reveal three statements about yourself. This album records Pi Jacobs doing the same, only musically. Which tracks are the truth? We may never know, but we can all enjoy the stories she tells even if some may be fiction. Pi Jacobs is like many folk artists a well-travelled woman. Raised in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury district and growing up in California communes, Jacobs moved to New York where she got her record deal in 2017. Her dusty music started before this with a string of EPs in 2013 and 2015. Her first album ‘A Little Blue’ mixes folk and soul, and ‘Two Truths and a Lie’ continues this exploration. Continue reading “Pi Jacobs “Two Truths and a Lie” (Traviana Records, 2020)”