Well, Ms. Leskanich at least has heard of the hurrican:
This website contains information on Katrina Leskanich: vocalist, songwriter and recording artist. If you are looking for information on Hurricane Katrina, and how you can help the relief effort, please CLICK HERE to visit the website of the American Red Cross
Had I hoped for more? Probably yes. On the other hand, what could she say? How sorry she is? That she made it a personal mission to help? No, doesn’t make any sense. What’s interesting though is that quite a lot of bloggers have taken up the oh so obvious relation to her band’s name. Just have a look at the Technorati stats for Katrina and the Waves. Fewer tags with katrina and the waves though.