First you hear the voice, strong and determined with a palpable passion that's always bubbling right under the surface. When you hear Lucy Bonilla's voice either you'll stand there speechless with your mouth open, or random swears words will spew out. For all her years, Lucy has been influenced by ALL genres of music. Early influences helped shape Lucy's sound on "Something out of nothing" an EP that showcases a memorable collection of songs that touch, inspire and excite the listener.
"..she sounds like a sweaty, 300lb Lousiana gospel singer.."
No stranger to the legendary New York City music scene, Lucy's dynamic performances have rocked venues across the city including The Bottom Line, Mercury Lounge, and the Bitter End. She was selected to participate at the ASCAP Advanced songwriters workshop, The NEA Nashville Extravaganza. Lucy has also gained notoriety on the college charts with her EP "Something out of Nothing" She has been widely praised by the press about her live shows.
"...a 10 on all accounts: style, talent, passion, and uniqueness..."
Lucy has always focused on her music. She writes constantly, exudes great passion in her live performances and enjoys doing home recordings where she gets to play all the instruments herself-drums,guitar,bass. She has collaborated with other writters such as Maggie Ryder, who has written songs for Anita Baker, Jonathan Butler, Patty Austin, and Randy Crawford among others. Lucy's devotion to music is evident by her collection of songs. She says, "This is only the beginning for me. I continue to grow as an artist."
"...Lucy Bonilla is a performer sprinkled with stardust.."
Rep.,Ruffhouse Records, NYC