LINDI ORTEGA: Country’s woman in black A tough childhood and a passion for outlaw singers give Lindi Ortega’s songs a darker edge.

Ben Walsh writes as follows: She was bullied at high school, dumped by her boyfriend before the prom and ditched again just before moving from Toronto, her hometown, to Nashville last year. It's no small wonder, then, that Lindi Ortega favours heartbreak material, although the eloquent country singer doesn't appreciate being pigeon-holed.

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