|Also known as||Jemina Pearl Abegg|
20 June 1987 |
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar bass, drums|
|Labels||Ecstatic Peace, Universal|
Her debut solo album, Break It Up, was released on October 6, 2009. The album is on Ecstatic Peace, is co-written by John Eatherly and has guest appearances by Thurston Moore, Iggy Pop, Dave Sitek and Derek Stanton of Awesome Colour.
From 2012 to 2013, she was part of a band called Ultras S/C (previously The Black Faces ) with Chetley "Cheetah" Weise and Ben Swank, which opened for The Black Belles in November 2011. In September 2014 she married Ben Swank.
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