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Shelley Laine

Tx singer/songwriter Shelley Laine initial made her love of music via her parents, whose wide-ranging listening tastes (traditional, jazz, nation, gospel, blues, rock and roll) left the feeling on her in early stages. By age 16, Laine was composing her own music and executing at regional fairs and charity occasions …

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Tarsha Vega

Bronx-native Tarsha Vega parlayed her childhood fascination with music and dance right into a career when she was introduced to Pop Rox, aka Duke Mushroom as well as the Freshmaka, who required a lady singer for a few of the paths on the Warriors album. Impressed with her tone of …

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Sharon Sheeley

Among the first & most successful woman songwriters of the first rock & move period, Sharon Sheeley initial earned see for penning Ricky Nelson’s 1958 chart-topping vintage “Poor Small Fool.” A 12 months afterwards, ex-boyfriend Phil Everly presented her to fellow rocker Eddie Cochran, with whom she co-wrote the oft-covered …

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Alice Peacock

Chicago singer/songwriter Alice Peacock was immersed in performing young. Her grandfather Fritz Gnass was an acting professional in Germany, showing up in many movies including Fritz Lang’s M; her grandmother was a cabaret composer; her dad acted in repertory theatre in the 1960s; and her mom acted in film and …

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Tobias Jesso, Jr.

Vancouver-born songwriter Tobias Jesso, Jr. resolved into his very own style by performing his own materials for his ’70s-design vocalist/songwriter debut, however, not before going for a tiny detour. While in Vancouver in the middle-2000s, he became a member of the indie rock-band the Periods as bass participant, then shifted …

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Betty Who

Australian-born pop singer Betty Who makes vivacious however bittersweet music that calls to mind divas such as for example Whitney Houston, Robyn, and Katy Perry. Given birth to Jessica Anne Newham in Sydney, she started playing cello, piano, and acoustic guitar as a kid, and relocated to America with her …

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Carly Ritter

With an individual undertake country and folk that’s distinctly California in nature, singer and songwriter Carly Ritter wouldn’t have already been out of place in the 1960s pop and folk globe of artists like Jackie DeShannon or Buffy Sainte-Marie, and, being a graduate of Vassar, she’s been as more likely …

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Psychic Friend

Psychic Friend is normally a side project for Imperial Teenager guitarist/vocalist Can Schwartz. After having produced a dance-pop record beneath the name Hey Willpower in cooperation with Tussle’s Tomo Yasuda in 2008, Schwartz following began dealing with multi-instrumentalist Bo Boddie on the task that was motivated by ’70s vocalist/songwriters like …

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Jillette Johnson

Pianist and vocalist/songwriter Jillette Johnson makes melodic, ruminative modern pop music largely centered around her resonant vocals and classically influenced piano parts. Given birth to in California, Johnson was raised in Pound Ridge, NY. She started playing piano when she was a kid and by age group 12 had been …

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Jodie Marie

Welsh singer/songwriter Jodie Marie (given birth to Jodie Marie Warlow) makes yearning folk-pop having a bent toward soulful ballads and bluesy anthems. A indigenous of Narberth, Pembrokeshire, Wales, Jodie was raised hearing blues music, started carrying out locally at age group seven, and by her teenagers was composing her own …

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