||Clara Lofaro CD (2011) |
Clara Lofaro albums Clara Lofaro's self titled 2010 promises to be the breakthrough album of the Candadian born singer-songwriter's career. The record was produced by Anthony Resta (Collective Soul, Shawn Mullins, Elton John) and Robert L. Smith who has worked with The Jonas Brothers, Billy Joel, and Harry Connick, Jr. The songs include joyous, uptempo pop (the first single Just Smile, as well as Over the Skyline and I Choose You) and a number of Clara's soul inspiring ballads (Watercolors, Send Me a Lifeline, Daddy's Song), as well as songs drawing from her Italian Heritage (Trouble, Via Con Me, Reginella Campagnola). Wrinkled $ is a dynamic, artfully arranged and vocally impassioned musical masterpiece.
Billboard Magazine -
The Canadian-born singer/songwriter Clara Lofaro is an eclectic performer whose music embraces pop, rock, R&B, jazz, and any number of stops in between. Born and raised in Toronto, Lofaro took up music at the age of 12, and soon displayed a prodigious talent as a singer and keyboard player. Eager to hone her skills, Lofaro was accepted at Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music. While at Lofaro was at Berklee, her music came to the attention of Barry Marshall, a teacher at the college who had worked with R&B legend LaVern Baker and Boston rock stars Peter Wolf and Aimee Mann; Marshall encouraged Lofaro to record her songs, and served as producer for the sessions that would become her first album, 2002's Night Light. Lofaro started her own record label, Come True Records, to release the album, and began dividing her time between Toronto, Boston, and New York as she developed loyal audiences on both sides of the ...