Laura Moody

Live Act Alternative Folk Experimental Pop Indie
Laura Moody - Alternative Folk Experimental Pop Indie Live Act in Oxford

Laura Moody Short Info

Laura Moody's debut solo album 'Acrobats' released late last year to 100% kick ass reviews. Laura is a wildly alternative cellist, vocalist and avant-singer songwriter and a founding member of the highly acclaimed Elysian Quartet. In her solo work she eschews laptops and loop pedals to explore what is possible using only solo cello and voice.  Laura has worked and performed with a role call of top artists: Kate Tempest, Hot Chip, Heritage Orchestra, Goldie, Aphex Twin, Antony and the Johnsons, The XX, Plaid, Lau, Simon Fisher Turner, Meredith Monk, Mira Calix, David Sylvian, Keith Tippett, Jason Yarde, Imogen Heap, Peter Gabriel and the New Blood Orchestra, Maya Yousseff...

Quick ref ALBUM PRESS QUOTES...for debut solo album "Acrobats"
"Icily beautiful and strikingly original." Uncut (Dec) + featured interview
"Impressive" The Telegraph, "Best Folk Albums of 2015"
“Something almost transcendent… one of 2014’s most exciting debut makers” DiS (Nov 3rd)
“A cello player who plays the instrument not only with a melancholic grace and beauty but also with a clattering percussive feel that makes her sound utterly original" Louder Than War,
"How music maybe should be in a perfect world. " Folk Radio
“..it grows and evolves, like wine, like the best music…Laura Moody, this is your time.” For Folk’s Sake

Laura Moody's debut solo album 'Acrobats' released late last year to 100% kick ass reviews. Laura is a wildly alternative cellist, vocalist and avant-singer songwriter and a founding member of the highly acclaimed Elysian Quartet. In her solo work she eschews laptops and loop pedals to explore what is possible using only solo cello and voice.  Laura has worked and performed with a role call of top artists: Kate Tempest, Hot Chip, Heritage Orchestra, Goldie, Aphex Twin, Antony and the Johnsons, The XX, Plaid, Lau, Simon Fisher Turner, Meredith Monk, Mira Calix, David Sylvian, Keith Tippett, Jason Yarde, Imogen Heap, Peter Gabriel and the Ne...

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Origin

  • Oxford GB

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