PRESS RELEASE - SEPTEMBER 2017 - Purdy goes old school with her Vinyl release

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A year on from touring with Jools Holland, Purdy has built her own record label from which she will release her double A-side limited edition vinyl on 30th September and all other formats early November.

Purdy has now performed at Wembley stadium in front of a crowd of 90,000, supported Jools Holland on tour including the Royal Albert Hall, sung alongside Jamie Cullum at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, supported Lana Del Ray at a concert on Necker Island and recently presented and performed at the West London Music Festival alongside Mica Paris.

The Jazz influenced singer/songwriter who's Dad was farmer to the Fleming family, Purdy is now touring the UK with her "Purdy Pop-up" evenings of Jazz, Blues, Crossover and original music. Inviting fans to small, intimate venues with special guests from the cream of the Jazz, Blues and Crossover music world, Purdy is recreating an underground speakeasy atmosphere with the next two dates being Saturday October 7th and November 4th in Henley-on-Thames with Early Bird tickets from £15.

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With influences such as Julie London, Peggy Lee and Nancy Sinatra, when asked about the influences behind the tracks on her new double A-side, Purdy describes  "How did you do that is about falling in love when you least expect it or even want to. It's the inner emotion of - How did you do that? - but you don’t want it to stop - do it again."

The track "Too in Love with Love" comes from "feeling a little hopeless about the world, realising just how much loveless behaviour we become exposed to from day to day, but when I sing this song it feels positive and reminds me and hopefully others not to give up on the thing that makes this life truly beautiful."

Critics such as Time Out have described her as “a consummate artist, old soul, young heart, witty and alluring. A musical feast of emotions” and "so slinky it shouldn't be allowed " - Craig Charles BBC6 Music.

You can listen to her yet unreleased TOO IN LOVE WITH LOVE double A-side here. Pre-orders are now available and will be shipped at the end of September for it’s official release.

If you would like a copy of the vinyl, or Purdy's first album 'Diamond in the Dust', we would be happy to send you one in the post, so please let us know. Furthermore if you would like to come and see Purdy on Saturday 7th October in Henley-on-Thames, or at 606 in London on Wednesday 8th November, you can do this by booking online here.

We would love for journalists to be our guests to one of these events, so if you would like a press ticket, please contact management@purdymusic.co.uk.


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USEFUL LINKS

Tickets - Purdy’s Pop-Up - https://www.purdymusic.co.uk/purdys-popup

Double A-Side Private Preview - https://www.purdymusic.co.uk/too-in-love-private (please do not distribute)

Double A-Side Public Preview - https://www.purdymusic.co.uk/tooinlove

Album - “Diamond in the Dust - https://purdy.lnk.to/diamond

Website - https://www.purdymusic.co.uk

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/purdymusic

Twitter - https://twitter.com/PurdyMusicTv

Instagram -  https://www.instagram.com/watchthepurdy

 

CONTACT

Contact Management - management@purdymusic.co.uk

Contact Artist - mail@purdymusic.co.uk

 

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