Lauren Simone

Lauren Simone

BandFolkAcoustic

Biography

Since the age of 15, Lauren Simone has been composing and performing her original compositions from the Inland Empire to Los Angeles.

One of her original compositions, “Rock Star”, won Honorable Mention in the “Teen” category in the 2005 International Songwriting Competition.

In early 2006, Lauren was invited, as a guest, on “The Vinyl Hours” with DJ Tina Bold on KUCR 88.3 FM where she performed an acoustic set of her original songs.

Lauren Simone relocated to Venice, California where she continues her education while pursuing her music career.

In early 2007, Lauren Simone went into the studio to record her demo. Although she currently performs solo she is interested in pursuing a more collaborative sound as she continues to evolve her musical style.

Band Members
Moi and my accompanying instruments Mr. Epiphone (or coustie) and Ms. Yamaha. I am in the process of looking for a few more members to give me that full sound.

Influences
God, Michael Jackson, Radiohead, Stevie Wonder, Talib Kweli, Billy Holiday, Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, The Like, Heart, The Pretenders, The Beatles, Kings of Leon, Common, Mos Def, Kanye West, Blondie, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Regina Spektor... too many more...a whirlwind of emotions...anything and everything inspires me. Life.

Sounds Like
Folkish indie pop with an urban twist.

Discography

Lauren Simone Demo