Singer Songwriter Amber Rose Kel
"Sweet Poison" was voted TOP 10 in the Female Singer Songwriter Channel for JUNE 2009 on OurStage.Com! Thank you for your support!
I am a 22 year old, BMI affiliated singer, songwriter, and musician, born in Hollywood, CA and raised in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles. I debuted on the Sunset Strip at 16 years old, and have played the local L.A. music scene, several festivals, The RockStars Show opening in San Franscisco and The Sound Aid Concert in Salem OR.
I play acoustic guitar, electric guitar, classical guitar and piano. My music a sort of alternative pop rock and sometimes folk hybrid. I'm currently endorsed by Daisy Rock Guitars. I play a lovely vintage Daisy Rock Venus electric guitar!
THE LONG BIO & DISCOLOGY:
I started playing out on the Los Angeles music scene at 15, when I played The 1st & 2nd Annual Accept & Respect Festival in Los Angeles. By age 16, I was playing on the Sunset Strip and in various Los Angeles clubs such as The Rainbow, The Cat Club, 14 Below, The UnUrban, and The Masquer's Cabaret as a solo acoustic artist.
I played at the Sound Aid Concert in Salem, Oregon for the The Best of Sound Aid CD Release which includes my song, "Don't Let Me Go". The Best of Sound Aid CD is for sale on CD Baby. Also check out: www.soundaid.org
LP IS COMING SOON!
Early 2009 - NEW 5 Song EP Released Online including:
Down The Line
Hollywood and Highland
Don't Touch Me - coming soon!
2007 - "The Best of Sound Aid CD" on SALE NOW at:
"Don't Let Me Go" is track #6 on this Sound Aid Compilation CD for the charity Sound Aid.
2006 - "Chick with a Pick" 6 song Acoustic Vocals, Sound Aid EP includes a combination of studio acoustic vocals tracks and home produced demos:
1. Down The Line
2. Don't Let Me Go
3. Now I Know
4. Marry Me
5. Pushing Me Away
6. Gone from Me
"Chick with a Pick" is available at www.soundaid.org with your kind donation! 100% of your donation goes to Sound Aid and to Hiefer International.
2003 - "12 Step Polka" - OOP Compliation CD, which included 2 of my songs:
1. "My Soul Is Bare 2 You" BMI 2001
2. "Now I Know", co-written with Cassie Read. BMI 2002-3
2002 - "Sorrows and Tears*" OOP
5 song EP includes:
1. Sorrows and Tears
2. Favorite Star
3. You're The One for Me
4. You Say
* Select ringtones from this rare CD are available at www.startmobile.com under M60's.
Awards and Charting:
1. "Powerless" won 4 Garageband.com Awards in October 2006.
2. "Don't Let Me Go" held the #1 spot on the Soundclick.com Acoustic Vocals Charts for 5 months in 2004.
3. "Down The Line" was #1 on the Soundclick.com
TunesBaby.com honored Amber Rose as The Chosen One for the month of April 2008 featuring her on their Home page.
4. Amber Rose has also been in the Top Artists, and the Top 10 categories on the site ... as well as Chicks with Picks Female guitar players.
5. "Sweet Poison" Garage Band Awards:
Track of the Day on 8Jan2009 in Alternative Rock
Best Male Vocals in Alternative Rock, week of 10Nov2008 *
Best Male Vocals in Alternative Rock, week of 9Mar2009 *
Best Production in Alternative Rock, week of 9Mar2009
Best Lyrics in Alternative Rock, week of 10Nov2008
Best Lyrics in Alternative Rock, week of 9Mar2009
Best Mood in Alternative Rock, week of 9Mar2009
* Yes, some men judged me as a male in these categories. Accidental but the award stands. Genres: Acoustic, Alternative, Pop, Rock, Singer-Songwriter (female), Singer-Songwriter (male)
Amber Rose - vocals, guitar
Solo or Full Band Performances available.