Category: Artist Spotlights

Featured artists on Collected Sounds

Spotlight on: Sarah Fimm

Sarah Fimm Sarah Fimm is a dark, chaotic mixture of rock and pop with alternative influences. Her sound is colored with smooth, melodic rock fused with thick electronic grooves. A fucked up attitude with a strawberry smile account for Sarah…

Spotlight on: Oksana Kolesnikova

Oksana Kolesnikova Pianist/composer/entertainer Oksana Kolesnikova, was born in the city of Barnaul, Siberia. She came to the US when she was 15, (ten years ago, as of 2004) Her parents wanted to give a better future to their children which…

Spotlight on: Gabrielle Angelique

Gabrielle Angelique Gabrielle was born into a loving caring family. They did not have a lot of money and so they scrimped and saved in order to send her to the best private schools they could find. Gabrielle had a…

Spotlight on Stacie Rose

With the release of a new 11-song compact disc, “This Is Mine” (Enchanted Records), the music of Stacie Rose is began to attract major attention. She appeared on national TV singing the chorus of Simon & Garfunkel’s “America” in August…

Spotlight on Judith Owen

Judith Owen‘s love of music started quite early. Her father is an acclaimed opera singer, and much of her youth was spent literally waiting in the wings. After University, Judith moved to Los Angeles, where a fateful meeting with Shawn…

Spotlight on: Emily Zuzik

Emily Zuzik Granddaughter of a trucker and a coal miner, Emily Zuzik hails from the Southwestern Pennsylvania town of Greensburg. She gave her first public performance singing Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5” to her fifth grade religion class in Catholic…

Spotlight on: Jodi Shaw

Jodi Shaw Born in Newfoundland Canada, Jodi began her writing career as a poet. After a short stint as a student in a creative writing program, she left academia for the world of music. Her debut album The Myth of…

Spotlight on: Molly Zenobia

Molly Zenobia (note: this bio was written by Molly when the spotlight first went live in 2002) Both my parents started taking piano lessons the summer before I was born. I don’t really know what the significance of this is…

Spotlight on: Martina Sorbara

Martina Sorbara Don’t be too surprised by the musical variety heard in Martina’s music. She is amulti-talented artist who takes the time to make her own guitars and her own clothes, as well as her own music, which is her…

Spotlight on: Devil Doll aka Colleen Duffy

Devil Doll A captivating theme for a collection of “Blue Velvet” style songs which dwells upon the alter personality of singer, Colleen Duffy. In her debut CD, The Queen Of Pain, Colleen transforms into Devil Doll, who smoothly blends the…