Simpson won't commit to her safety-pin-set destiny quite yet. "I can't wait to have more material, because I definitely want more songs to play," she says. "Having your fans hear them on-stage and whatnot is such a cool thing. I want to experiment with different sounds and see where it takes me."
But there's really only one place that serrated scream can take her, which is down the path diametrically opposed to the one chosen by her politely vapid, vocally gifted sister Jessica. It's so obvious; it's written all over Ashlee's Nancy Spungen-esque face.