Toronto's Chloe Charles tries her best to break the stereotypes surrounding black female vocalists. Armed with her classical guitar, she is part Joni Mitchell, part Etta James and part Bjork. In other words it is hard to attach a label to this lady and her music, but it is easy to like what you hear. There is surprise after surprise while listening to the product of this woman's impressive imagination. Some songs are sad, even melancholic then others are inspiring. The end result is that you believe the authenticity behind every note she hits. Everything about this lady and her music is intense. It doesn't allow you to be a casual listener; it pulls you in and doesn't let go for one moment it is playing.