NESSI GOMES - DIAMONDS & DEMONS - NORTH AMERICAN TOUR 2017.
Following the release of her acclaimed debut album, British - Portuguese singer - songwriter Nessi Gomes (winner of the best unsigned British female artist for 2016) is embarking on her first North American tour.
Born on the tiny Island of Guernsey to a Portuguese family, singer- songwriter Nessi Gomes channels influences from both sides of her ethnicity, blending the essence of the traditional, emotional and ‘larger than life’ Fado folk music with British progressive modern inspiration.
“Hauntingly atmospheric and lushly textured nods to Bjork & Kate Bush” Paul Lester – The Guardian
“A record that is at once lustrous and shadowy, mysterious and magical..the album as a whole, it is no self-indulgent wallow but an exercise in shaping beauty out of despair.” Alex Goddard – Music Week
“Stunning debut from a composer and lyricist of rare invention and beauty” Alex Gallacher – Folk Radio UK
“The followers of Beth Gibbons, Joanna Newsom and especially the excellent Daughter will find themselves becoming fans of Gomes after hearing her debut album” Songwriters Magazine
“Completely engulfing and enthralling. The minutes seems to melt away while listening. Candidly moving debut album” R2 magazine
Mike Tamburo Sound Meditations and Workshop weekend / Dec. 6/7