Melanie Dekker is a spirited groovy chick who just wants to grab ya. She does so with heartbreak, heartache and a heart that is totally in love. Dekker is an awardwinning composer and a gutsy performer. You're likely to catch her giggling in fun and sweating with enthusiasm at her shows. "Just Because" has a progressive pop sound which gives you a sweet and upbeat experience.
Melanie's unique guitar playing blends heavy rhythmic strokes and guitar body beats,."Wow you dont play like a girl" is something we hear all the time. Dekker's vocal style captures the depth of her songs with a cool combination of power and sensitivity.
"Just Because" contains the Canadian a/c top 40 radio hit "I Said I" . There is a casual, fresh and natural approach to Dekker's songs, which are warm and approachable like she is.
Musicians involved in this international release are a bunch of very cool dudes whos names you may already know! They are: Gerald O'Brien (Amanda Marshall), Jason Nett (Symphony composer), Dave Pickell (Top Gun, Bryan Adams), Mani Nassefat (he wont say!), Dino Dinicolo, Terry Paton (Supertonic), Chris Percy (Soul Decision), John Stoltz (Trooper), John Roles (Supertramp), Eric Reed (Tillers Folly), Brian Newcombe (Mariah Carey), Dennis Marcenko (K.D.Lang)...AWESOME!
And! Yes...if you like this one there is another release by Dekker via CDBABY! www.cdbaby.com/cd/dekker2