Quotes, Big Ups, Props and Praise for Mellow Baku:
Mike Cooke, TAMWORTH JAZZ CLUB
‘Mellow Harmony Avstreih – the best kept secret in British Jazz. Having the pleasure of seeing the development of this exceptionally gifted vocalist over the last few years and hearing her effortlessly range from trio, traditional improvised and big band music has been a privilege. Why she has not yet emerged as an international name […]
THE ECHO Loughborough
‘Mellow lives up to her reputation as a talented young jazz performer… Her voice and sense of rhythm were much appreciated by the enthusiastic audience’
Marcel Joly, The Jazzgazette Belgium
‘Mellow has her own sound…No matter what the tempo is, medium fast or slow, she’s always swinging’
‘Charismatic songstress Mellow Baku has the compelling voice and self composure of some one who is destined to be big internationally’
Just Jazz Magazine
‘Mellow had the audience in the palm of her hand from the very first note… lady with a huge talent’.
Courtney Pine OBE
‘A new voice in British music, with an original blend of reggae soul and jazz. Superb voice, brilliant music, a must for all’.
Taylor, Jazz Changes, Jazz Reloaded.com
‘This diva is more than a pretty face…. Mellow has an elusive quality among vocalists; she understands the meaning of the words she’s singing, because she’s speaking from personal experience…. Vocally she demonstrates her comfort with a range of genres – Lover’s Rock, BeBop scat, wailing soul, and rock and roll… Pay attention; with Mellow […]
Ian Mann, thejazzman.com
‘The music incorporates both soul and reggae elements and provides an excellent foil to an outstanding vocal performance’.
Dr Nima Poovaya-Smith, Alchemy
‘That velvety, molten voice seemed to literally bring a surge of heat into the auditorium. Unforgettable’.
‘The young singer Mellow Baku really impresses, infusing (tracks) with soulful grace’.