Women of Black Cab Sessions
A group of 30-somethings in London came up with a novel way of meeting their favorite bands and giving them an unusual venue to promote their work. The project is called the Black Cab Sessions.
The creators choose artists they like and ask for 10 minutes of their time. The performers hop in the back of a black cab, and give an acoustic performance that’s then posted on the Black Cab Sessions’ Web site. Their concept is simple: one song, one take, one cab. [Nightline, 6/2/08]
They’ve got great taste and have made over 100 videos — including a batch filmed in the U.S. Here are some of my favorites with female vocalists: