Vanessa Silberman, Carissa Johnson, Gianna Botticelli
3 Harvard Ave
Boston, MA, 02134
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Vanessa Silberman is a Los Angeles based Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter and founding member of the band Diamonds Under Fire. She also is an independent A&R, Recording Engineer, Graphic Artist, Entrepreneur and has a Artist Development Label called A Diamond Heart Production.
Her band Diamonds Under Fire has been around for well over a decade and self-released numerous EPs, toured the US 10 times – also playing Canada, the UK, SXSW & SSMF. Locally the band has made its mark on all the known venues including The El Rey, The Troubadour, Viper Room, The Echo and Bootleg Theatre. They have shared the stage with Meg Myers, Dead Sara, LP (98.7FM's 'Close to Home'), Butterfly Boucher, Brian Glaze (Brian Jonestown Massacre) and many others. The band has been featured on 4 Vans 'Off The Wall' Compilations, in Guitar Player Magazine with a cover call out as well as had features on NPR.com, Guitargirl Magazine, Buzzbands.la, LARecord.com, LAWeekly.com to name a few, plus regular spins on commercial and non-com radio (including KWSS 93.9FM AZ), and was featured on Time Warner's 'SoCal Beat'.
Boston rock artist Carissa Johnson has proven to leave her mark and she's only getting started. Carissa has been recognized, especially in the Boston scene, for her debut album "For Now." The debut release won Album of the Year 2016 by Limelight Magazine and her band was nominated for Best Punk Act by the Worcester Music Awards. She is known for her straight-forward lyrics and live energy, playing shows both with her band and acoustically. She started out in a punk band in 2010 called Left Hand Blue, but left in 2014 to pursue her own project after joining various Boston bands as a bassist. Her music has been given radio play on WZLX Boston Emissions, VanyaRadio, the River 92.5, WMFO, WEMF, WCAP, and more. She continues to tour periodically and play shows throughout the United States in promotion of her sophomore album "Only Roses," released in May 2016.
Gianna Botticelli is a singer - songwriter based in the Boston, Massachusetts area. A self taught guitarist, she began writing songs on various topics at the age of 14. Her music can be described as a unique blend of soft and expressive styles. She hopes to make a positive impact with her music, and is currently donating all of her music proceeds to a local animal rescue for her latest project "Music for Pitbulls".