Electronic Pop Rock from Vancouver BC
Contact DetailsShawna C Beesley
A powerful force in a genre of music seldom performed by women, adaline draws in her audience with solid musicianship, authentic passion, sensuality, and crafted songwriting. She creates an electronic pop rock encounter with her sweeping piano sounds, soaring vocals, haunting melodies, and captivating stage presence. Her music has often been compared to the talents of Radiohead, Coldplay, and Sigur Ros, and to the vocal stylings of Jeff Buckley and Bjork. adaline's influences may be a point of reference, but it is the originality of her sound and image, her honest lyrics, and passion infused music that have people enticed. adaline's music ranges from up-tempo pulsing rock, to mid-tempo cabaret inspired songs, to the slow haunting ballads her voice is praised for - all presented with originality, style, and passion. Falling in love with music at an early age, adaline grew up singing and playing in a musical family, performing for thousands of people in a number of musical groups all by the age of thirteen. Completely fearless and determined, she continued her musical path through high school. She continued her training in classical piano and started writing her own music. Her raw talent and determination was noticed. She soon found herself performing at a variety of coffee houses and community events throughout the Toronto area. After graduating from the University of British Columbia, adaline dedicated her career to music. With two albums worth of material and a passion to share her music with the people around her, she put together a band of talented musicians and performed her first concert at a local Vancouver venue to a sold out show of 250 people on October 22, 2005. Since then, she has been booked into many other Vancouver venues based on word of mouth alone. Word of her live performance, quality of music, and her growing fan base did not go unnoticed with promoters and other music professionals in the local scene. Local producers Kelly Becker and Scott Sanft of Demitone Productions were impressed and have partnered with adaline to create her anticipated first album set to release in the summer of 2007. With a constantly growing fan base, solid musicianship and songwriting, business savvy, and raw determination, adaline has proven in a short time that she is a musical presence in Vancouver. The people who have encountered her music agree – success is inevitable.
|adaline||Solo Artist / Songwriter / Keyboards||2004-present|