Lay Low

Lovísa Elísabet Sigrúnardóttir
Lovísa Elísabet Sigrúnardóttir (born 10 September 1982), better known by her stage name, Lay Low, is a British-born Sri Lankan-Icelandic artist and singer.wikipedia
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Cod Music

She was spotted by a local label, Cod Music, which contacted her and showed an interest in a raw demo song she had published on MySpace.

Please Don't Hate Me

Just a few months after her discovery she released her debut album, Please Don't Hate Me, which went gold only two months after its release.
Please Don't Hate Me is the debut album by Icelandic singer and composer Lay Low.

Benny Crespo's Gang

She also worked with Icelandic musician KK, performing songs for the Baltasar Kormákur film Brúðguminn, as well as releasing an album with Benny Crespo's Gang.

Moses Hightower

Recorded and mixed by Magnús Øder (Benny Crespo's Gang, Lay Low), the album was self-released on July 5, 2010 and earned nominations for the Icelandic Music Award 2010 for Best Album and Best Lyrics.

Sri Lanka

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Lovísa was born to a Sri Lankan father and an Icelandic mother.

Iceland

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Lovísa was born to a Sri Lankan father and an Icelandic mother.

Guitar

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As a child she began taking piano lessons but started playing electric bass and guitar in her teens, and has since then played with numerous local bands.

Keyboard instrument

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She joined the band Benny Crespo's Gang playing keyboards/synthesizers and guitar.

Synthesizer

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She joined the band Benny Crespo's Gang playing keyboards/synthesizers and guitar.

Myspace

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She was spotted by a local label, Cod Music, which contacted her and showed an interest in a raw demo song she had published on MySpace.

Folk music

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Her music combines elements of blues, folk and country.

Country music

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Her music combines elements of blues, folk and country.

Dolly Parton

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In 2007 she was offered a role in the play Ökutímar by Leikfélag Akureyrar, writing both original songs for the play and performing covers of Dolly Parton songs.

KK (musician)

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She also worked with Icelandic musician KK, performing songs for the Baltasar Kormákur film Brúðguminn, as well as releasing an album with Benny Crespo's Gang.

Baltasar Kormákur

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She also worked with Icelandic musician KK, performing songs for the Baltasar Kormákur film Brúðguminn, as well as releasing an album with Benny Crespo's Gang.

White Night Wedding

Brúðguminn
She also worked with Icelandic musician KK, performing songs for the Baltasar Kormákur film Brúðguminn, as well as releasing an album with Benny Crespo's Gang.

Toe Rag Studios

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The album was recorded at Toerag Studios and produced by Liam Watson.

Liam Watson (record producer)

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The album was recorded at Toerag Studios and produced by Liam Watson.

Emilíana Torrini

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Lovísa toured extensively in 2009, mostly supporting Emiliana Torrini in Europe and USA along with headlining shows all over the world.

Glastonbury

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She also performed at festivals such as Glastonbury, End of the Road Festival and Into The Great Wide Open.

End of the Road Festival

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She also performed at festivals such as Glastonbury, End of the Road Festival and Into The Great Wide Open.

Tómas Lemarquis

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Lovísa played one of the leading roles in the film among renowned Icelandic actors Tómas Lemarquis, Laufey Elíasdóttir and Stefán Hallur Stefánsson.

Of Monsters and Men

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In 2012 Lovísa supported Of Monsters and Men on their United States tour.