Music for the heart and soul – magnetic melodies and power lyrics driven by gritty sweet guitar hooks – this is 21st century songwriting of note. Singer /songwriter Wendy New has hit the local and international music scene with a sound all her own. Born in South Africa, Wendy New was resident in New York City for many years. She has been playing guitar and writing songs since she was 8 years old.
She has appeared at music venues all over the world and has been a regular feature at music festivals. She has collaborated with New York duo 310 and has had songs of hers feature on film and TV soundtracks. She has released her album Dissolve in the Sun and has returned to her hometown Johannesburg where she continues to play and write and sing and dance and so on. Her songs are a unique synthesis of pop, African/world, blues and folk/rock genres – lyric images span the globe with unforgettable melodies and kickarse grooves.
Her CD Dissolve in the Sun, is a culmination of her music and songwriting talents. Wendy New is not to be missed for an original sound and performance experience. http://www.wendynew.com/