Susan Santos

Susan Santos
Press Releases

04/09/20

Susan Santos "The L.A. Sessions" EP

Award-winning and critically acclaimed guitarist Susan Santos is pleased to announce her new 4-track "The L.A. Sessions". The four new songs will be released on 7” inch vinyl and digital on Friday 6th November 2020.

Biography

A great passion for music led Susan Santos to learn, in a self- taught way, how to play guitar and sing. Step by step the guitarist and singer created her own songs and her style of understanding the music. She has had intense years of performing in famous clubs and at numerous festivals throughout Europe, Mexico, and America, sharing the same stage with noteworthy artists like Z.Z. Top’s guitarist and front man Billy Gibbons.

In 2018, Susan won “Best Musician Performance” at The European Blues Awards, followed by “Best Female Album” (2019) at The LA Critics’ Awards.

To date, Santos has released five studio albums including "Take Me Home" (2010), "Shuffle Woman" (2012), “Electric Love” (2014), “Skin & Bones” (2016) and “No U Turn” (2019). 

In July 2020, she released “Dirty Money” – the first single taken from her forthcoming 4-track EP “The LA Sessions.” The EP will be released on November 6th and dovetails the release of the second single “Somebody To Love.” Produced by Fabrizio Grassi in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, the EP was mastered by Peter Doell.

Susan’s outstanding voice and unique guitar style, along with her strong stage presence, makes for a very refreshing change in the contemporary Blues scene.

Says Blues Blast Magazine about Susan’s 2019 album “No U Turn” - “Susan Santos is a guitar hero. She has chops to spare. She is a monster in the studio, overdubbing well performed layers of guitar that sound live and immediate.”

Discography

The L.A. Sessions (2020)
No U Turn (2019)
Skin & Bones (2016)
Electric Love (2014)
Shuffle Woman (2012)
Take Me Home (2011)

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