Sound City are proud to present Jane Weaver- Liverpudlian singer, guitarist, songwriter and record label executive. Jane’s career has been strong and varied with experience in groups Kill Laura and Misty Dixon and her solo career that began in 2001. Jane’s musical projects have proven successful; Kill Laura released five tracks in three years before Jane began her solo career with her debut EP Like An Aspen Leaf , Misty Dixon and her label Bird Records.
Jane released multiple celebrated albums over her career; her first solo album Like an Aspen Leaf featured contributions from well known artists including Elbow’s Craig Potter and Richard Jupp, her second album Seven Day Smile is a collection of home recordings, third album Cherlokalate explored psychedelic folk from american influence, the fourth album The Fallen by Birdwatch received rave reviews, Jane has proved psych folk didn’t die with the hippies in the 70s.
Jane self-produced her most recent album The Silver Globe released in 2014, with contributions from Cyptron, David Holmes and Badly Drawn Boy. A vocal sample from the track Silver Chord was used on Another Arms from Coldplay’s Ghost Stories.
For 20 years Jane has dedicated herself to her independent micro-industry, producing conceptual pop LPs through her label in Manchester. As a creative and inventive musical figure, Jane will have plenty of expertise to share at the 2015 conference to any solo artists, musicians, producers, songwriters, promoters and label executives.