Join Carla Conrad for her Singer-Songwriter's album fundraiser, where she'll share her music and stories behind the songs featured on her hope to be soon upcoming album, accompanied by guitarist Graham Lowndes!
If you'd like to be a part of Carla's journey, she warmly welcomes you aboard as she raises funds for her debut album. Don't miss this opportunity to support Carla's musical endeavors. Her recent performance on the live TV show "Expresso" in January showcased her talent, while her song reaching the top 6 on Algoa FM in November 2023 earned critical acclaim for its infectious melody and powerful vocals, resonating deeply with audiences and climbing local radio charts in the Eastern Cape. As described by Matt Mercer after her last performance at Cafe Roux, "Carla's music is sublime, channeling a bit of Joan and a bit of Janis, Sheryl Crow, and Julia Stone. She is a rock and roller mixed with intriguing fragility. Watch her fly." Plug into Carla Conrad's music and witness her soar.
Graham Lowndes, accompanying guitarist for the night:
Gray Lowndes, a seasoned guitarist with a lifelong passion for music, began his journey before the internet era in South Africa, playing with "Naked Lyric" and achieving notable success with three albums and international tours. Over two decades in the local music scene, Gray has opened for renowned acts like Switchfoot, Pixies, The Cure, and LIVE, showcasing his talent with bands such as The Rescu, The Sweet Resistance, and the Ard Matthews Band. Currently, he contributes his skills to "The Electric," led by John Ellis, expressing his versatility and appreciation for music across various genres and settings.