Lindi Ortega is soon to embark on a 7-date tour across Canada with world-famous British rock band KEANE, starting September 11th.
"I am so honored to be sharing the stage with Keane. I am a fan of their work and I'm also looking forward to seeing parts of my beautiful country I have not been to yet"
Tickets are on sale now. Copies of her EP 'The Drifter' are already available from iTunes,… Continue
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"Elly Jackson is the perfect London pop star of the moment: a 21-year-old loud mouth bossypants with appallingly awesome hair and a vacant stare of a voice. Along with co-writer and fellow synth dude Ben Langmaid, she's ruling UK radio with plashy dance hits about sex and… Continue
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La Roux are featured in the new edition of NME. La Roux are billed as one of the future 50 'forward-thinking artists, producers and innovators in music.' Check out the scan…
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La Roux's “Bulletproof” will be aired this Sunday on Subterranean! Tune in this Sunday August 9 at 1am EST.
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La Roux's “Bulletproof” will be making it’s MTV2 premiere this Sunday on Subterranean Tune in this Sunday August 2 at 1am EST.
Added by La Roux on July 30, 2009 at 11:39am —
Currently on tour with Kevin Costner, Lindi Ortega will be posting video blogs from the road over on her MySpace
page. Check out the first two blogs by visiting the links below!
1. From Toronto To Chicago
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Lindi is featured in the August issue of Latina Magazine themed “Best Latin Music You Don’t Know”.
“She’s already become a veteran of the Toronto club scene, opened for James Blunt and released an EP of haunting melodic folk songs called The Drifter EP. It’s just a teaser for her pop-conscious major label debut, due in the fall via Cherrytree/Intersope Records”… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on July 10, 2009 at 3:40pm —
British synth-pop sensation La Roux are set to hit the shores of North America for a slew of highly anticipated performances this summer. 21-year-old Elly Jackson and producer co-hort Ben Langmaid, the talented South London duo who make up La Roux, have made an impressive impact on the UK’s music scene since joining forces two years ago. While collaboration began in London’s burgeoning underground warehouse scene, it is has since landed on daytime radio and the upper echelons of the British… Continue
Added by La Roux on June 22, 2009 at 3:10pm —
“Dying of Another Broken Heart” has a few couplets that wouldn’t shame Elvis Costello. Altogether, The Drifter might not be a perfect record, but it’s the perfect EP: a terrific teaser leaving you wanting more
Eyeweekly has posted an awesome review of Lindi Ortega’s “The Drifter” EP, which is out now. Check out the full review over on the Eyeweekly website
Added by Lindi Ortega on May 28, 2009 at 5:00pm —
On their recent trip to LA, Cinema Bizarre gave an interview with Kiwibox.com
right from the Cherrytree Offices. You can check out the full interview in the video player below to find out about the inspiration behind the song "After The Rain", and more about their upcoming headlining dates in the U.S.A.…
Added by Cinema Bizarre on April 16, 2009 at 10:37am —
La Roux's hot new EP 'Quicksand' is now available to download in the US on iTunes. As well as the title track the EP also contains the Mad Decent Remix of Quicksand and a Skream's remix of In For The Kill.…
Added by La Roux on April 14, 2009 at 12:30pm —
Popdirt are currently featuring Lindi Ortega's video blog from the first date of her tour with Raul Malo at the Keswick Theatre. Check out the footage and see what she has to say on her experience of touring with Raul Malo so far over on PopDirt.com
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La Roux's single 'In For The Kill' has risen up from the 11th to 7th spot on the UK Singles chart in the last week! Congratulations to La Roux! Her upcoming 'Quicksand' EP is being released here in the US on April 14th through Cherrytree Records. Check out her video for 'In For The Kill' below…
Added by La Roux on April 6, 2009 at 7:30pm —
URChicago Online has reviewed Lindi Ortega’s debut EP giving a rating of 4 out of 5 stars!
“When she sings “I should hold a funeral for every love I’ve lost and bury pieces of my heart under the winter frost,” it doesn’t matter how sensitive you are or aren’t, you will feel her pain. But in contrast, heartache and pain has never sounded so beautiful – the instrumentation of the song is gorgeous and you can even hear a xylophone at one point!”
Check out the full… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on April 3, 2009 at 12:06pm —
In anticipation of her show this Sunday 5th April at the Keswick Theatre with Raul Malo, Lindi Ortega has given this great interview with the Philadelphia Weekly Online.
“I’ve heard a lot about the Keswick Theatre though, a lot of artists I know have played there. And I have a friend who lives there... he’s been to many concerts there and he always tells me how great it is and he bought tickets for the show, he’s really excited about it.”
Check out the full… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on April 3, 2009 at 12:04pm —
On Wednesday April 8th Lindi Ortega will be performing as special guest star for Raul Malo on his date at The Birchmere.
“It’s [Lindi’s] heart-stopping realism, combined with an effortless flair for melody - and the voice of an angel - that’s currently turning heads in Toronto’s independent music scene.”
Head on over to the Yahoo! website
for more info and to purchase your tickets before they… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on March 30, 2009 at 12:38pm —
SINGER/SONGWRITER LINDI ORTEGA TO JOIN RAUL MALO ON TOUR
THE DRIFTER E.P AVAILABLE NOW
Santa Monica, California, March 26, 2009 – Lindi Ortega tells it like it is: her songs are filled with all the excruciating details of troubled love, things that are not often spoken but are instantly recognized by those who have passed the same way. And that voice – striking and distinctive, its one that can soar with beautiful clarity.… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on March 26, 2009 at 12:07pm —
It’s a nomadic journey, this sojourn of the singer and songwriter, as Toronto nightingale and new Cherrytree/Interscope Records artist Lindi Ortega knows all too well.
It’s the plight of the isolated that serves as the epicenter of the Ron Lopata-produced The Drifter E.P., the world’s four-song introduction to this remarkably exceptional talent…but Lindi is okay with that. “There’s a little bit of loneliness to a… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on March 17, 2009 at 8:42am —
Available from Tuesday March 17th, Lindi Ortega’s fantastic EP “The Drifter” will be available from all good retailers and online stores. You can check out the tracklisting and cover artwork for the EP below.
If you want to find out more about Lindi, you can hear… Continue
Added by Lindi Ortega on February 17, 2009 at 4:39pm —