A native of Cambridge, MA, singer Tricia Kelly is a favorite on the New England music circuit entertaining audiences with her upbeat show and critically acclaimed vocal style. She has appeared in various theater and film projects including a role in the play 'Pack of Lies' with Lost In Space star Marta Kristen at the Pacific Palisades Theater in Los Angeles as well as touring with the LA based band Frenzi. Closer to home, she has sung with the New England bands Mo-shun and FM and currently performs as a solo act live and in the studio.
Tricia released her first recording project co-written with producer Lester Goodwine, 'Keep On Movin' (LFP Records) in 2002. With music reminiscent of the great hits of the disco era, this critically acclaimed release has received widespread radio airplay on both broadcast and Internet radio stations. Tricia's music has been called 'upbeat, toe-tapping soul' that makes you 'want to get up and dance' (Tracy Lanouette ) and her song 'Show Me' was a finalist in the Make A Star Contest (www.makeastar.com) holding for three weeks at the top of each round of contest.
Tricia studied at The Boston Conservatory of Music and with vocal coach Jeannie Deva and is herself a trained vocal coach in The Deva Methodâ¢. Recent credits include opening for KC and The Sunshine band at The Cape Cod Melody Tent, singing the National Anthem at The Fleet Center in Boston and founding the 'Going going going Gong Show' currently running regularly at Sundancer's on Cape Cod. She continues to perform regionally and nationally in support of her current CD and is back in the studio at the end of the summer to begin work on a follow up release. Look for her on tour in Fall 2003 with her new band and choreography by members of the Boston based "Rainbow Dance Tribe".
Here's what some folks have to say about Tricia:
"Tricia Kelly is a spirited, passionate singer with a dynamic performing presence."
Director, The Voice Studio (Boston, MA)
"Expressiveness, dedication, sincerity, vibrant personality and the right blend of musical knowledge, talent and fun that shows through, even on tape."
Owner/Producer/Engineer, LFP Productions
"Smooth Pop/R&B sound to vocals - sensual tender feel to performance...sweet vocal sound especially in the higher register..."
TAXI Listener #27
TAXI - The Independent A&R Vehicle
(Woodland Hills, CA)
"You are *&%# -ing AWESOME!"
"The title track stands out...with kick-ass back-up vocals by Tricia Kelly."
The Noise Magazine (April 1999)
From: Joe Rockhead CD "Sheltering Sky"