Jessy Lanza comes from Ontario, Canada, where she studied at the Conservatory of jazz piano. Instinctively, she pulled it but rather the current club music. In 2011, she sang the most recent album of his countrymen called Junior Boys It’s All True, and since then works closely with half the band Jeremy Greenspan, who accompany her on the Prague concert.
Together with Greenspan created Lanza last year’s album Pull My Hair Back, which in many ways follows the aesthetics Junior Boys vyžívajících in mixing contemporary R & B with retro synths. Those other loves Jessy Lanza – some of them inherited from his father, the owner of the recording studio. They also included the legendary Polymoog keys that give the album an unusual ethereal atmosphere. Material but mainly dominated by Jessy Lanza’s voice, which is silky soul, but also cold and distant.
Pull My Hair Back is an amazing trip world of modern soul, and house osmdesátkového synth-pop that with each song the audience again and again surprised. Tracks Kathy Lee and Keep Moving may rotate radio stations and alternative stamping plate itself was among the five best albums of 2013 by Resident Advisor portal.