TANYA PHILIPOVICH - BIO 2017
Toronto based artist Tanya Philipovich creates music that is poetically driven and melodically captivating. Getting her start in Vancouver hosting open stages and rocking with her band Sneeker, she has deepened her passion and expanded her reach over time.
Moving back to Toronto has fed her creatively and she has created three superb albums.
Tanya's debut solo album, ‘Keep On It’ (2006), has been enjoyed by loyal fans in Toronto, Montreal, New York and Vancouver. It was recorded with double bassist Drew Birston (Chantal Kreviazuk, Wild Strawberries) and produced by Brent Bodrug and B Group Music.
On Tanya’s sophomore album titled ‘Secret Fiction Romance’ (2009), was released on Doin’ Time Records. It was recorded and produced by guitar man Dan Walsh ( Fred Eaglesmith, Willie P. Bennett, Corb Lund) at his Cozy Little Shack On Lake Erie Studio. She was recognized as Socan’s songwriter of the month for her song, Holy Tomato.
Check the video, directed by Virpi Kettu video here: Holy Tomato Music Video
Her latest, ’Paper Boat', coming out on Busted Flat Records, is set to drop on June 2nd at 3030 in Toronto's trendy Junction area, for which the songwriter calls home. 'Paper Boat' was produced and engineered by Aaron ‘Kid’ Comeau (Serena Ryder, Sam Cash & The Romantic Dogs), on guitar and keys, and Jake Hoag, on percussion, at the Trailer in the city’s east end.
Check out the music video for the Cindy Sherman inspired track, ‘I Heart Cindy’, directed by Sean Ryan here: I Heart Cindy Music Video
Find her entertaining crowds at venues across the GTA with her sweet sound and classic companion, her Gibson Hummingbird acoustic.