With a distinctive, gutsy voice and fresh twist on the blues / jazz genres, XSARA stopped us in our tracks. 100% catchy and one to watch.’
Half Egyptian, quarter Swedish singer-songwriter XSARA (pronounced Ex-sar-ruh) spent her childhood in Mississippi influenced by the Blues. Now her 7 piece band performs her cocktail of Blues, Jazz, Cabaret inspired Pop mixed with tongue-in-cheek lyrics and attitude with a dash of madness and mayhem. Her theatrical stage presence, dramatic headpieces and outfits mixed with her soulful voice creates a unique combination that captivates audiences.
With already playing live in session on BBC Introducing last year and again in January this year, as well as being played on Q radio she is one artist to watch out for. Her E.P ’Are You Living In A Paradox? is now available to buy. Her upcoming album ‘Are There Dragons In Your Heart?’ is due for release Summer 2013.
‘Are There Dragons In Your Heart?’ album due Spring 2013
‘Are You Living In A Paradox?’ EP Released 11th May 2012
XSARA presents Are You Living In A Paradox LIVE Released Nov 2012
‘The Scriptwriter’ Oxjam Islington Festival Compilation 2012