Meet Soren Bryce. She’s our latest one to watch and a girl you should definitely have on your weekend playlist. We caught up with her to chat breaking into the industry, proud career moments and what she’s got on for 2017…
Tell us about yourself…
Self proclaimed gear nerd who loves pups, NYC, and a good book.
Describe your sound in five words…
Spazzy heartfelt sad dance tracks
What was your big break into the industry?
When I stopped working at an amusement park
When and how did you discover your passion and skills in music?
Fifth grade orchestra led to guitar led to piano led to synths
What are you working on at the moment?
Always writing, collaborating with other artists, and getting ready for tour
What’s on the agenda for 2017?
Tour dates supporting my record, chill time at home, probably some coffee. Lots of coffee.
What’s been the proudest moment of your career so far?
Meeting P Diddy at an Apple Music Showcase I played minutes after vomiting from food poisoning
Best gig you have ever played?
Sofar Sounds SF, LA, NY-basically anything Sofar. London Sofar is the dream
If you could collab with anyone who would it be?
James Blake (hit me up if you’re reading this)
What 3 tips would you give to emerging artists trying to break into the industry?
1. Work hard
2. Take advice
3. Support each other
Who inspires you in the industry?
So many people – Radiohead, Twenty One Pilots; I draw inspiration from everywhere
Who is your guilty pleasure most played?
Leona Lewis circa 2007 has been the jam lately
Favourite music video?
Childish Gambino – Sweatpants
What’s the last thing you listened to?
Ed Harcourt’s new record
What song do you want to be playing as you walk into the club?
50 cent – In Da Club
Best song to get ready to?
Katy on a mission – Katy B. So catchy.
What item of clothing can’t you live without?
What items do you make sure you pack on tour?
All patterned button ups and a strong skinny jean.
Who is your style icon and why?
Sky Ferreira, she just kills it always.
Where do you look for fashion inspiration?
Pinterest, Tumblr, or the streets of NY.
What best describes your style on stage?
Androgynous nerdy pastel grunge, not necessarily in that order.
What’s your favourite fashion trend this season and why?
Really digging the platform trainers, finally I can be taller without heels.
If you could steal anyone’s wardrobe who’s would it be?
Probably Shura’s or 90’s Kate Moss.
Why do you think the relationship between music and fashion is so strong?
Both very efficient ways to express yourself.
Leather or denim? Denim
Tattoos or no tattoos? Tattoos
Heels or flats? Flats
Red lips or nude lips? Nude
Instagram or Twitter? Instagram
Kylie or Kendall? Kendall
Rock or rap? Rap
Rihanna or Beyoncé? Ri-Ri
Festivals or clubs? Festivals
Ibiza or Vegas? Neither
Music or food? Music
Beach or pool? Pool
Dogs or cats? Dogs
Nights out or nights in? Nights in
Gold or silver? Gold
Maxi or mini? Maxi
Wanna know more? Follow Soren on Insta @sorenbryce
…and listen to her tracks on Soundcloud: