Sibyl Vane

Live Act Rock Alternative Rock Indie
Sibyl Vane - Rock Alternative Rock Indie Live Act in Pärnu

Sibyl Vane Short Info

Sibyl Vane is a melancholic indie/alternative rock trio with popish, bluesy and even punky touch in their music. Band is led by female guitarist, singer and songwriter Helena Randlaht, who happens to be the only actual female rock guitarist around his homeland – Estonia. That might be the reason why Swedish guitar manufacturer Hagström signed her to their dignified roster. Musically influenced by great variety of acts starting with 30s Jazz to System of a Down. Their loud and powerful shows have gained good reviews all over Baltics, but their music has spread the word even further, like Belgium and Portugal for example. Sibyl Vane’s debut album “Love, Holy Water and TV” was released by Latvian indie record label I Love You Records on 2012 and after that they have been playing all over Baltics, Sweden, Finland, UK and even Ukraine. Finnish music blog NRGM states that they are the most potential from Estonian bands to break through internationally.

Sibyl Vane is from Estonia’s small coastal town Pärnu. Town which blooms into life only summer period has been home for several Estonian musicians and inspired generations of youngsters to make music. Pärnu has been subcultural center for Estonia for decades and grew contra culture to Estonia’s mainstream music from geographical periphery. Of course some time later being developed into part of the mainstream.
Sibyl Vane was found in spring 2010 by two local musicans Helena Randlaht and Heiko Leesment as a follow up to their previous punk and alternative rock bands. The experimental rehearsing camp collective grew into a band that who won the grand prix of Estonian youth bands competition in 2011. Their first single “What’s My Name” built up their reputation via local radio stations ending up in weekly TOP 10 in many of them.
In 2012 Estonia’s most notable showcase festival Tallinn Music Week brought them together with Latvian record label I Love You Records. Touring in different clubs and festivals all over Baltics was followed. Finnish music industry blog NRGM published an article about newcomers in Estonian music scene, naming Sibyl Vane as the band with the most potential for international breakthrough.
In autumn 2012 Sibyl Vane released their debut album “Love, Holy Water and TV” and they went to album opening tours to Baltics, Ukraine, Finland and Sweden. Their true highlights of their year of touring were supporting USA alternative rock legends Garbage in their show in Riga and performance in international online music channel Balcony TV.
Finnish magazine Soundi vote Sibyl Vane to be the best Estonian performer at Tallinn Music Week 2013. After that Estonian only rock radio station Radio Mania decides to give the band the „Year’s Rock Surprise“ title. In spring 2013 singer/guitarist Helena Randlaht signs a collaboration deal with exclusive Swedish guitar manufacturer Hagström. Sibyl Vane is honored to be the first Baltic artist that Hagström has signed.
In 2014 the band opened their year with a sold out gig in London’s Buffalo Bar. This year they are asked to play Polish most notable alternative music festival Asymmetry. Their next album will be released in spring 2015.

Sibyl Vane is a melancholic indie/alternative rock trio with popish, bluesy and even punky touch in their music. Band is led by female guitarist, singer and songwriter Helena Randlaht, who happens to be the only actual female rock guitarist around his homeland – Estonia. That might be the reason why Swedish guitar manufacturer Hagström signed her to their dignified roster. Musically influenced by great variety of acts starting with 30s Jazz to System of a Down. Their loud and powerful shows have gained good reviews all over Baltics, but their music has spread the word even further, like Belgium and Portugal for example. Sibyl Vane’s debut ...

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Discography Sibyl Vane

  • 2013 Untitled Album | I Love You Records
  • 2012 Love, Holy Water and TV Album | I Love You Records

Media

  • Sound Sibyl Vane - On 'til Dawn
  • Sound Sibyl Vane - What's My Name
  • Video R2 Live: Sibyl Vane "On 'ti...
  • Video Sibyl Vane - Door in the fl...
  • Sound Sibyl Vane - Supersonic
  • Sound Sibyl Vane - Get out of town

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2,277 Fans
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Origin

  • Pärnu EE

Founded

  • 2010

Members

  • Helena Randlaht vocals/guitar
  • Heiko Leesment bass
  • Siim Jõgioja drums

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