Skyote, Sophia Danai
2755 Prince Edward St.
Vancouver, BC, V5T 0B5
Doors 7:00 PM / Show 8:00 PM (event ends at 10:30 PM)
This event is 19 and over
Proceeds from this show will go to support the fight against the overdose crisis in Metro Vancouver which claimed more than 900 lives in 2016 alone.
"Jeremy Allingham carves out his own space amongst rock's greats with his latest LP, 'Memory Electric' " -Exclaim! Magazine
"A growing name in the worlds of journalism and music, Allingham is one to watch." -Vancity Buzz
Whether it’s through music or journalism, Jeremy Allingham’s life’s work is spent in the pursuit of telling stories that are rich and resonant, that reflect beauty, meaning, sorrow and joy. Storytelling is in his bones. Jeremy's stories have reached millions of people in Canada and around the world.
With his bands Factories & Alleyways and Like A Martyr, the Vancouver troubadour has toured Western Canada and the United States, sold thousands of records, charted on college radio coast-to-coast and received plenty of mainstream radio play.
Allingham was nominated for a Fraser Valley Music Award for his debut solo album 'Memory Electric', which was released to critical acclaim. In exploring his deep-seated influences, from Bruce Springsteen to Radiohead and from Neil Young to My Morning Jacket and back again, Jeremy has created a compilation of songs and stories that is diverse, revealing and emphatic.
Mysterious and Sensuous; a voice coated in vulnerability with melodies as dynamic as the inspiration it came from, Sophia Danai is a singer, a storyteller, a producer; an artist. Her soul piercing voice and poignant lyrics are empowered and anked account of life at its most elemental, seamlessly weaving through elements of alt R&B, soul, and pop over gritty electronic beats. Sophia Danai invokes a passion in each listener that creates a personal experience, be it joy, pain, sorrow, fear, strength, or redemption. Hailing from Vancouver, BC, Sophia has emerged as a talent to watch for, working with top producers and established artists and always evolving in her artistry. OKAYPLAYER dubbed Danai "a mix of Billie Holiday and Portishead" adding she's a "dynamic singer with an obvious foundation in soul."