5 Things You Didn't Know About Anya Marina's New Album, 'Slow & Steady Seduction: Phase II'

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We already told you that Anya Marina spent some time working as a radio disc jockey before she "decided to quit [her] day job and (in her words) "become a full time rock n' roll person." But there's a lot about the softspoken Joey Lauren Adams lookalike (Chasing Amy? Anyone??) that you won't find on her resume.

Find out what her new album, Slow & Steady Seduction: Phase II, has to do with Britt Daniel of Spoon, Louis XIV (the band, not the dead French monarch) and professional pick-up artist Neil Strauss, plus hear why this self-proclaimed "geek" is embracing her flaws instead of covering them up.

+ Bonus: Find out how Anya Marina went from spinning records to making them, plus check out these uber-dotty MTV photos!