SongVault Artist Profile
London, United Kingdom
Indie Rock / Pop
Anita Maj is singer/songwriter with an edge; a feisty, rock soul diva. She has been putting pen to paper and pick to guitar since her early teens and her tunes are inspired by early legends of rock such as Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix, front women such as, PJ Harvey and Debbie Harry, as well as modern bands including Kings of Leon, The Killers and 30 Seconds to Mars.
The South London-based, Northern born artist has a “great voice” according to The Independent’s Simon Price and she is much in demand following residencies both north and south of the river at Water Rats, The Fly, Boogaloo Bar, New Cross Inn, and creative gatherings such as the 30,000 strong Peoples Day Festival. She recently supported The Levellers at their only London show. Her debut single will be released in May and album is to be released in October, produced by Dan Swift (Snow Patrol, Biffy Clyro, Kasabian) and Junk Scientist (The Rakes, Larrikin Love) and will be supported by a UK Tour. Tipped by Music Week, she has recently been gathering lots of attention in LA.
She performed at City Showcase at Rocklands in May, LA's Viper Room in June and is set to perform at Guilfest and Wimbledon Calling in July.