Marissa Lauren, Kattail, Jordan Parker, Katisse
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Singer / Songwriter
1 ITEM MINIMUM
Marissa Lauren 07:00 PM
Kattail 08:00 PM
Jordan Parker 09:00 PM
Katisse 10:00 PM
Katisse is a seamless blend of jazz, hip-hop, pop, and world music, mainly because all of these style are filtered through one unique musician. Playing tenor, alto, soprano saxophones, flute and alto flute, Katisse Buckingham combines heavyweight musicianship with poetry and spoken word to create a flow that often leaves listeners in awe. Widely known as the flute player from the "Jazz Flute" scene in the film Anchorman, Katisse's musical vision has to be experienced to be believed.
The LA Weekly had this to say;
”Katisse Buckingham leads a double musical life, most often as one of the most sought-after woodwind players. But on the last Thursday of every month, he leads his own band in a unique mix of jazz, soul, hip-hop & rap, beatboxing his way through flutes and leaving even seasoned studio musicians often in astonishment.”
Marissa Lauren is a singer/songwriter from Redondo Beach, CA. She writes piano driven Pop music with heavy Indie Pop and Folk influences, plus the occasional sprinkling of R&B, giving her a truly unique sound. Marissa recently caught the attention of singer Ingrid Michaelson who called her voice 'beautiful' & 'haunting'. Marissa was awarded Best Vocals, Most Original, and Song of The Year at UC Irvine's Antstock music festival; a campus-wide competition for songwriters. Her cover of Nicki Minaj's, 'Starships' gained much attention when Nicki Minaj herself tweeted Marissa's video to her 17 million followers. 97.1 AMP Radio also named Marissa's acoustic/acapella version of 'Starships' one of "the best covers of the year's hottest tracks!". She has been compared to artists like Regina Specktor, Sara Bareilles, Kate Nash, and Adele.