London, UK (Sony BMG Music
Entertainment UK) - There has been much discussion as to who will be supporting Will Young
on the forthcoming Keep On Live Tour.
We're now pleased to announce that it will be Alisha's Attic's Shelly Poole and new singer-songwriter Anna Krantz.
Anna has a unique sound, a unique voice and every one of her songs tells a personal story.
She's already recorded a debut album, Precious Time With You, which was produced by Peter Van Hooke who has compared her to the legendary Carole King. You may have already heard the first single to be taken from it: Sweeter Devotion.
Anna has been writing, singing and playing the piano since childhood, her heroes and influences are not theatrical ones however, she's into Mary Black, Rickie Lee Jones, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor and Aretha Franklin.
You can already buy the first single, Sweeter Devotion while the album, Precious Time With You arrives on 4th September.
Visit the official website at annakrantz.com and her myspace page,myspace.com/annakrantz
Half of sister duo, Alisha's Attic (famed for I Am, I Feel among other classics), Shelly is also a prolific songwriter who has written a string of hit singles, won an Ivor Novello award nomination and was one of the iconic female voices featured on the Lilith Fair tour of America.
Most recently, she has enjoyed a series of songwriting collaborations with pop icons like Sophie Ellis Bextor, Elizabeth Fraser and Rachel Stevens.
Her solo work is a contemporary country-folk/rural jazz sound with an emphasis on classic song-writing in the vein of 60s and 70s Joni-esque artists.
Visit the official website at: www.shellypoole.com