Playlist of November 20 2015

Playlist of November 20 2015
Until I've shown you Paris
Elizabeth Geyer is from Australia and has released 3 albums, "The Dream", "Elizabeth Geyer" and "On Patrol With The Jazz Police". She is not only a singer and composer, she also plays the piano, trumpet and flugelhorn.
Alexx Calise is a singer, guitarist and songwriter from Los Angeles. Next to making music, she is also doing some acting jobs. On December the 4th she will release her next full album, titled Addition by Subtraction.
In my heart
Ulrik (previously known as Morris) is the project of Ulrik Elholm, a singer-songwriter from Denmark. In 2011 he released his fan-funded, self-titled debut album.
Alien vampiress is fitting in
Song of the Week
Catself is remembered by her audiences for her unusual but catchy melodies, poetic and clever lyrics and the fairytale atmosphere she creates. Her songs move both between genres and between moods and themes.
Kirt is the project of Philip Kressin, originally from Germany, now living in New York. Nowadays Kirt plays in Neon Legion, a band we also play in TalentCast so now and then. Neon Legion is based in New York.
Au noir
DieselKass is a project from Poland that combines acoustic sounds with electronics and samples of sounds, mixing various influences. Their genre is a mix of electro, rock, pop, trip hop, alternative, cinematic and even disco.
180º Virvar is a 6-piece band, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, formed in 2004. The members have a shared interest in experimental elements of music. It is music with melancholy shades that lively describes life. They have released 2 albums so far.
Julia Marcell is originally from Poland, nowadays she lives in Germany. So far she has released 3 albums, "It Might Like You", "June", "Sentiments" and 1 EP "Storm EP". Currently she is touring and promoting her latest album.
Instead of Ink is the project of Cedric and Keven from Quebec in Canada, started in 2004. They have released 2 albums, "Far From Close" in 2010 and "Open Air Museum" in 2012.
Sleeping rocks
The Symptoms started to perform and record songs in their converted cow shed in 2001 and are still going strong. This is the project of Mr. and Mrs. Symptom from Lunedale in the UK.
Mortice (UK) was started by John O'Leary, who after playing in the Gunslingers and other bands became a sound engineer. He toured with different bands like Nazareth and Uriah Heep. Later he wanted to make music again and started the band Mortice.
The sickness of dreams
Skitzo Calypso started as Brad Cox's solo project in 1996. Nowadays this is a 4-person hard rock band from Baltimore, US.
100 Miles
Mister Sir is a progressive post-hardcore band from Tomsk, Siberia, Russia with Anton Serov on guitars and vocals, Andrew Tryphonov on drums and Segey Rokhmanyuk on bass.
Cab-Ride Fiction is a punk-rock band from Germany, formed in 2009 by Niko Gindler, Kevin Matiszent and Jonathan Patzelt.
Absolon is a symphonic/goth power metal band from Orlando, Florida. They combine old school European metal with todays contemporary symphonic/goth power metal. In 2013 they released their debut album, "Darkness Rising: The Tale of Derek Blackheart".

Last Friday evening started well with a new edition of TalentCast and a nice chat with CATSELF and many of her fans about her new video release. After the chat we realized that Friday the 13th ended in a drama for the people in Paris.

The first thing I learned about Paris is that it's the city of love and a beautiful place to be.

TalentCast - Edition 354
Song of the Week
Alien Vampiress Is Fitting In
CATSELF ft. Saint Nicholas Orchestra
Catself got on her music path in autumn 2008, when she shared her first home-recorded demos on MySpace and a crowdfunding website for musicians. Her adventurous compositions and lyrics quickly found her new fans and in 2011 she finished raising the budget for her debut album, supported by almost 850 fans from all over the world.

The album, recorded with the accompaniment of Polish folk band Saint Nicholas Orchestra, will be released in 2016.

On Friday 13, 2015, Catself released Alien Vampiress Is Fitting In, the first track from the album, together with a video which was directed by Riske de Vries. You can watch the video below, on YouTube and on Catself's website

Alien Vampiress Is Fitting In got a very good review in Nordic Music Review Nordic Music Review. The song has already been played on various radio stations, especially in England.