Posts Tagged ‘spoken word’

Welcome to the Daouhaus: A Conversation with Vanessa Daou by Collin Kelley

Welcome to the Daouhaus: A Conversation with Vanessa Daou by Collin Kelley

“Jazz. Pop. Trip-hop. House. Spoken word. Vanessa Daou has put her unmistakable voice to all these genres, but many clubbers also know her as a dance icon thanks to floor-fillers like “Surrender Yourself,” “Near the Black Forest,” “Two to Tango” and “A Little Bit of Pain.” From the beginning of her career with former husband/producer […]


Make You Love

Make You Love

“On her fourth solo album, [Vanessa Daou] continues to follow the beat of her own drum, bucking the norm for her own artistic integrity. Drawing from electronic, pop, and jazz, Make You Love drips with romance, sensuality, and much love.” Billboard “Fusing jazz, pop, dance grooves, and sexually explicit lyrics, Vanessa Daou may be one […]


JOE SENT ME @ BARCELONA POESIA 2008

JOE SENT ME @ BARCELONA POESIA 2008

Amb la col?laboració de la Universitat de Barcelona, l’Institut de Cultura de Barcelona, la Institució de les Lletres Catalanes, la Direcció General del Llibre, Arxius i Biblioteques del MECD i l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Barcelona. I Setmana de la Poesia a la UOC The BCN–NY Female Connection. Amb l’actuació de Rosa Lentini i Vanessa […]


Plutonium Glow

Plutonium Glow

“Zipless and Slow to Burn were preoccupied with matters of this earth, particularly corporeal matters such as desire and yearning. Plutonium Glow, on the other hand, while still intensely sweaty, shifts its focus to the stars. Vanessa Daou sounds even more dynamic in this setting. Daou has a voice like a feather that literally floats […]


Zipless

Zipless

Vanessa Daou’s Jazz an Pop make an exhilarating mix… Built on piano, synthesizers and Daou’s mesmerizing, Billie Holiday-like vocals, Zipless strikes an exquisite balance between pop and jazz by weaving together the strengths of both styles. … The music conjures up the cool mood of an urban nightscape.” TIME Magazine “Combining elements of jazz, blues, and […]