YOUNG SONGWRITERS PROGRAM
Tala Newell is a 16 year old singer songwriter from the San Francisco Bay Area. She started writing songs at the age of 10 when she discovered that it was easier to write originals than to sing cover songs. She’s inspired by pop, rock, punk, and alternative music alike, and she is most known for her epic choruses and powerful and soulful delivery. She has written, self-produced, and released several songs including, "As Good As Gone" and "Our Story" and her debut EP will be released Summer of 2022.
Summer Brennan has never been afraid to bridge music genres. Her sound is a clever and fresh blend of contemporary soul, pop, and rock. With a musical, vocal, and emotional maturity beyond her 16 years, she has inspired comparison with such artists as Adele, Taylor Swift, Alanis Morisette, and Olivia Rodrigo. Song by song, she tells the stories of a teenage girl finding her way in our society today - highs, lows, beauty, tragedy, and all. Summer has been recognized internationally with finalist placements including the John Lennon National Songwriting Contest. Recently she has paired with prestigious producers and musicians in both LA and Nashville.
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