Closely related to Regina, Rilo Kiley, Cat Power, Imogen Heap, Rachael Yamagata, Chantal Kraviazuk
For the slightly more abstract: Imago, Jill Tracy, Kate Rusby, Kate Bush, Patti Smith, Charlotte Martin,
New and real cool gals: Cynthia Lin, Amanda Kravat, Anais Mitchell, Ember Swift, Jorane, Maggie Gyllenhaal (she's also an actress), Melissa Auf Der Maur, Ellie Lawson, Laura Cheadle, Kate Skilling, Sarah Slean,
Jazzy new: Andreea Pauta, Nora Jones,
The classic older chicks who paved the way: Etta James, Janis Joplin, Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Nina Simone, Susan Werner, Terri Gibbs,
Into french female vocalists too? Hopefully you've checked out Zazie, Amelie Veille, Beatrice Bonifassi, Isabelle Boulay, Pauline Croze, and France D'Amour.
Awesome chick frontwomen: Robots in Disguise(electrinica)…