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Jenny Owen Youngs

WFUV Pop Quiz: Jenny Owen Youngs

by Laura Fedele

Songwriter Jenny Owen Youngs joins host Rita Houston in Studio A for a discussion of pancakes, underwear and a dislike for Bob Dylan.

Aside from gear, your instruments or your band, I don't go on the road without...
What song do you wish you had written and why?
I wish I'd written that beautiful song on Ryan Adams' first record, "Amy." I love that song. It's gorgeous and lyrically and musically it's pretty close to perfect. I mean, is pretty close to perfect a good enough reason to have wanted to write something?