Amy Roberts’ versatile vocals shine with every facet of her songwriting - ranging from velvety smooth to powerfully raw. Her music entices with solid grooves & poetic lyrics.
"IT IS" is refreshing and compelling. Swelling synths and electronica accent Amy's unique vocal style and her rock influences are apparent. Though each song has its own flavor, the entire collection is seamlessly held together by Amy's captivating vocals.
After years of performing live music and recording with various bands, Amy has taken this album as an opportunity to dig even deeper into her own, personal artistry.
And not only has this album been a rebirth for Amy as an artist, but in the process she has also given birth to her first son, Owen David, born August 23rd, 2005.
The crew include: Josh Prince - Executive Producer, Dan Marfisi - Engineer, Musician, Assistant Producer (Jones House Music www.joneshousemusic.com), Michael Woodrum - Mixing and Mastering (Soundmoves Studios www.soundmovesaudio.com). Other gifted players include Nova Jones, Brian McKenzie, Carla Clark and Cameron Stone.
Fans have said Amy sounds like Stevie Nicks, Norah Jones, Gwen Stefani, Hope Sandoval, Erykah Badu or The Sundays. Friends say she channels the voice of a blues singer from the past. Whatever you hear in Amy’s voice is most definitely a reflection of her life as an artist. “The life you live is the lesson you give”, and Amy’s longtime bassist friend Brian McKenzie says it best: “The way she lives her life, everything she does, the home she has created, the way she treats people, the sound of her voice, the way she makes others feel…it’s something special”.
In L.A, AMY sings professionally and can be heard on NBC, HBO, Lifetime, The WB, Comedy Central, and more. She can currently be heard singing "You're The One That I Want" and "Sandra Dee" on the NBC promos for "The One That I Want", the current reality show casting the Broadway revival of "Grease” that debuts January 7th. She sings the theme song for the show as well. (www.nbc.com/Grease)
Amy Roberts is originally from Indianapolis, Indiana. She holds a BFA from the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music and now resides in LA.