Clad in a tiny off-white slip dress, she stalks confidently forward and starts growling, quite capably, into the mic; her powerhouse manner calls to mind both Karen O.
From the second that Taylor Momsen takes the stage at the Annex, a small New York City rock club that typically hosts lesser-known acts with names like What Would Jesus Drive and Blood Feathers, it's clear that the sixteen-year-old actress turned singer is extremely comfortable in her new role.
TAYLOR MOMSEN: The only other time I've been on a stage was when I starred as the Little Red Hen in the second grade.
But my family used to play music and dance around in the basement every Saturday night.
My sister and I even formed a band called Pink Boa—we'd put on tutus and masks, and I'd sing and play guitar and she'd play the drums.
We knew two songs, "Seven Nation Army" and "I Love Rock 'n' Roll."TM: Yeah, I kind of grew up in front of the camera: I started modeling when I was two.
I was never pushed into it, but I never really chose it either.
That's why music is so different for me—I've known since I was little that this is what I want to do. And I love being on the show—I hope it goes on for a couple more years. I'm at a point now where I'm not doing anything just for money or fame.TM: The most obvious thing is to look at me and say, "Oh, pretty blonde girl, let's put her in pop." But I would never want to do something in music that isn't representing me—I'd feel like I was faking myself.I wanted to have it all done so I could say, "Here's who I am, either you like it or you don't."TM: I start with an idea, an emotion, and I write whatever comes into my mind.Wir verwenden Cookies, um Inhalte zu personalisieren, Werbeanzeigen maßzuschneidern und zu messen sowie die Sicherheit unserer Nutzer zu erhöhen.Wenn du auf unsere Webseite klickst oder hier navigierst, stimmst du der Erfassung von Informationen durch Cookies auf und außerhalb von Facebook zu.Weitere Informationen zu unseren Cookies und dazu, wie du die Kontrolle darüber behältst, findest du hier: Cookie-Richtlinie. (The larger the better up to 90 degrees) 2) The Size of the surface that reflects the light back to the observer.