Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Review by Mickies Zoo Blogspot!

  Whitton at Hotel Cafe Oct. 12

Whitton brings a flare of the 1940s to her wishful, singer-songwriter sound. Take the sounds of an alluring Billie Holiday, mixed with the curious intensity of Norah Jones, and eclectic complexity of Regina Spektor, and you’ll get the best kept secret in Los Angeles - WHITTON.

Whitton will be performing at Hotel Café, on October 12th, at 9PM. For tickets and more information please visit

Her new LP, “Rare Bird” is available now with 10 new tracks produced and co-written by Ian Coyne . There’s also several other co-writers including Peter Fox (Rachel Yamagata) and Joe Solo (Macy Grey) and mixed by engineer Michael James (New Radicals, Hole). Several tracks have already received feature film placements in: SHE WANTS ME (starring Charlie Sheen, Hilary Duff and Josh Gad) and METH HEAD (starring Lukas Haas, Wilson Cruz and Necar Zadegan).

The “Turn Off The Light” music video is also available at:

For a sneak-peek of Whitton’s LP “Rare Bird”, please go to:

Tracks from Whitton’s previous, self-titled EP also received placement in the 2011 films: THE 5TH QUARTER (starring Aidan Quinn, Andie MacDowell, and Ryan Merriman), EXIT STRATEGY (starring radio host Big Boy from Power 106, Jameel Saleem and Kevin Hart), and was featured on Delta Air Lines Sonicbids Radio Channel and in Delta’s “Sky Magazine”. WHITTON has recorded three full-length albums with acclaimed producers David Hauser (Redbone, Supreme Beings of Leisure, Iron Butterfly), Kevin White (writer for Billy Ray Cyrus) and Ronan Chris Murphy (King Crimson, Dishwalla). She also has won numerous awards including “Best Female Acoustic Rock Artist” by the New York Music Festival and been featured as a guest vocalist on Showtime’s Emmy-Nominated hit series “Dexter”.

Performance schedule:

10/12 Los Angeles, CA Hotel Café – CD Release Show

10/13 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues – Acoustic Strip

10/22 Reno, NV Cantina Las Tres Hombres

11/1 Los Angeles, CA Villain’s Tavern- Every Tuesday Residency

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