Concerto Cora Sayers
Cora Sayers is the alter ego of actress Cora Velasco. After being a chorus girl and a singer in several blues, rock folk, funk and pop bands, she starts her solo career in summer 2014, where she records and audio mixes her first EP, "Origen".
She plays at different venues both in Pontevedra and Madrid during the first months of 2015, and she also takes part in several summer festivals. In April that year, she transfers the rights of one of her acoustic songs, "He Rules in Purple”, so it becomes the BSO of shortfilm "Constelación Urbana" (Luis Galán), presented at Cannes Film Festival in 2015.
She records her first LP called "I'm Home" at Estudios Montealto (A Coruña, Spain) in September 2015. After being audio mixed at the same recording studio, the album is mastered at Mystery Room Mastering (Wisconsin, USA).
She releases her album "I'm Home" in January 2016 and she presents it at venues all around the Galician territory as well as beyond. She plays in Oviedo, Gijón (both cities in Asturias, Spain) and London. In summer 2016, she plays in summer festivals like Armadiña Rock, SilFest and Feito a Man. Also, after being a runner-up in the Cuac FM Demo Album Contest, she gets to play at festival Noroeste Pop Rock (A Coruña, Spain), where she is the support singer for Triángulo de Amor Bizarro and Ocean Colour Scene.
She presents her second videoclip in autumn 2016, created and directed by Producciones Mutantes, and she releases "La Ciénaga", her first single in Spanish.
She goes on a short tour around the south of Spain in December 2016, visiting Toledo, Sevilla, Málaga and Granada. She will be performing at several venues in the north of Spain in February 2017 and between April and May, she will be on a European tour, playing in Bordeaux, Paris, Cologne, Copenhagen, Brussels, Lisbon, Braga and Porto.
LINKS TO VIDEOS AND PRESS
"You Home" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJPd1oL9LFc
Interview at newspaper "El Correo Gallego" http://www.elcorreogallego.es/tendencias/el-correo2/ecg/cora-sayers-inme...
"Oh, mi neura" @Festival Noroeste Pop Rock (A Coruña, Spain) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ruUCofLP3Ng
Television programme "Musigalité" (Galician Television, TVG) http://musigalite.crtvg.es/pgm-13-un-autentico-profesional/
Gaslight @Liceo Mutante (Pontevedra, Spain) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ghjbpgvij0g
Mondosonoro (page 7) https://issuu.com/mondosonoro-gal_cyl/docs/236msogal__1_