no. 40 — No Dogs Allowed by Sidney Gish

All the words I can come up with to describe Sidney Gish fall flat. “Quirky,” “Funny,” “Smart,” “Weird,” none of these are correct but all of them are true. Every time I’ve seen her in person or spoken to her at the merch table, I’m surprised by how awkward she is[1], especially given how smooth her music is. Her songs are funny and personal and actively make me laugh whenever I listen to them. Her sense of humor comes across so strongly in her music that you don’t expect her to be a person who has not necessarily perfected the art of small talk to fans. Not that I would know how to do…