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Friday, 18 August 2023 19:40

Wandering Monster - Zenna

A real band album that mixes original tracks splendidly.
Published in New Releases
Vocalist and composer Nicky Schrire has recently released her brilliant new album Nowhere Girl, that has been shaped from her travels around the world including South Africa, London, Paris and Canada. The impact of those travels created a path to reflecting on the influences on her musical identity and creating an inspired range of songs with a stellar line up of Canadian musicians including a stunning duet with Laila Bilal. It was a pleasure to find out more!
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