Thoroughbredmusic Press Release: LISA KWEI releases new single: ‘Still Crazy About Ya’
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Released on Thoroughbredmusic and distributed by Proper Distribution. Thoroughbredmusic is pleased to welcome the excellent Singer/songwriter LISA KWEI to the Thoroughbredmusic stable with the release of her first single ‘STILL CRAZY ABOUT YA’ from the highly anticipated new album
“LATELY”, due out in June 2018.
Listen, and watch the video of the single ‘Still Crazy About Ya’ here:
‘This is a catchy, quirky pop song, with great vocals from Lisa Kwei about love, loss and still being crazy in Love even when things have gone wrong!’
The new album ‘LATELY’ was recorded at the iconic Metropolis Studios in London and Bridgerow Studios, South
Wales. Lisa has worked with Engineer Tim Roe (Prince, Coldplay), and Master Engineer Stuart Hawkes (Amy Winehouse, Ed Sheeran) on crafting adaptations of her tracks and one very special cover of a Bob Marley classic ‘Waitin’ in Vain.’
Notes to Editors
Adrian listened to Lisa’s material for the new album, and was so impressed, that he immediately set about signing her to the Thoroughbredmusic stable, culminating in Lisa’s 2nd album ‘LATELY’ due to be released in June 2018. Lisa’s influences including Fleetwood Mac, Imogen Heap, Joni Mitchell and Massive Attack but her sound is truly original LISA KWEI Nashville tinged Pop. Her sound is fresh but retro and her tunes stay in your head long after hearing them just once!
Lisa and her band have played live in many iconic venues such as the Hippodrome Leicester Square, The 606 club, Chelsea, The Pheasantry Kings Road and The Bedford, Balham for Tony Moore. Her touring has included much of the UK and Europe and Lisa has also shared the bill with Chic, Bryan Ferry and Jaki Graham to name but a few. Festivals include Guilfest and Weyfest. Lisa’s interviews include a BBC London live session with Simon Lederman with Jez Davies – concert pianist/Suzi Quatro, and a poignant interview on the Chrissy B show (myTV), ‘the UK’s only TV show dedicated to mental health and well-being’, talking about her personal experiences and how it influenced her song writing (see below).
Please consider for airplay, Playlist and interview, Lisa is available for interviews and live sessions, for more details contact:
Adrian Collis Tel: 07727 126645 firstname.lastname@example.org
Quotes from Music Industry Personnel:
“I love your music, I would happily champion you” – David Kid Jensen (Radio DJ)
“You have some very strong material, you should be very proud of your album” - Fraser T Smith (Producer/Adele)
“You have a beautiful live energy on stage” - Sam Brown (Singer/Songwriter)
Female First – 4.5 Stars “Retro, classy, acoustic pop at its best” The entire album is a breath of fresh air, you know that Lisa has been inspired by the great songwriters such as Joni Mitchell, Stevie Nicks and Bob Marley, you can feel their influence through her story-telling lyrics. I guarantee that you will fall in love with Lisa and her sound, like I did. She is a truly wonderful new artist.”
PRS M Magazine online 30 sec interview: Nashville Tinged Pop, Echoes of KT Tunstall, Sharleen Spiteri and Dido.
BBC London Live with Simon Lederman: https://soundcloud.com/treetop-recording-studio/lisa-kwei-bbc-pod-cast
Brooklands Radio Live Session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4DzH-FFpzg
Chrissy B TV Show Sky TV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WMNn4XabKw