About Emilíana Torrini
The Icelandic singer with Italian sunshine in my soul. Electro pop, folk gentle, natural touches echoing, studio magic – Emiliano enjoy discovering oneself in a blissful dreamy, meandering sounds, which enters into an impressive voice, but even whisper.
“Her beautiful melody can bring down an adult man,” she wrote on her Gemma Hamspon. Emilíana Torrini Davíðsdóttir not for ethereal Islanďanku, how would suggest track Gollum’s Song from the film The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers, the dancing megahitu Jungle Drum, what it all famous, her vice versa “heart beating like an African drum up can not stop feet ”.
"Music should provide you scare and be beautiful. Something like falling on my butt and not knowing whether you laugh or cry, "says Emilíana, Islanďanka his mother, his father Italian. Originally it was to be an opera singer, eventually the restaurants she worked as a jazz and blues singer. There he discovered the agent of record label One Little Indian, in which also began Björk and Emiliana persuaded to move to England, where her Roland Orzabal (Tears For Fears) helped produce the 2005 international debut album Love in the Time of Science. Soon she started her still continuing cooperation with the British multi-instrumentalist and producer Dan Carey (Bat for Lashes, Franz Ferdinand).
From the intimacy of the new album Fisherman’s Woman – apparently a personal letter that you sent her home – a Emilíana rebounded to the big show business: Involved in the hit Slow, for which Kylie Minogue was nominated for a Grammy as Paul Oakenfold sang the song Hold Your Hand. Admiration and honor and received rave reviews but Emilíana in 2008 for outstanding album Me and Armin.
After sixteen years, returned to his native Iceland and Tookah - “surprising as the midnight sun and vytrhávající each of loneliness” - turned into a celebration of family and a happy personal life. A metaphorical lyrics on it resonates with fluffy electro folk songs atmosphere, "Your heart is like dough, you can shape as you want."
She professes to have a new dazzling magic Icelandic nature and silence that’s after a long stay in Brighton, UK was able to appreciate far more than once. Yet, when asked her what song sang by four elves lost on the way, said his typical humor: “Thunderstruck by AC / DC, it should help them.”