Twin Cities, Minnesota five-piece Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles have been together since 2008, wowing hometown crowds with their quirky pop hooks and genre blending. Their first single, “Just a Kid,” features twangy lap-steel over violins and punchy drums. Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles are ready for their close-up. Their new album, HEAT, will be released next week, but you can hear the whole album now. It’s only on Rdio.