Tiana Martel is one of Sydneys’ most vibrant up & coming singers from the Northern Beaches. Tiana being Canadian and Australian, naturally gifts her with an international flair. She has an unmistakable bluesy tone which is deeply colorful, sultry and jam packed with attitude. Having grown up with a mix of inspiring musicians, Tiana aspired to be a singer from an early age and began singing lessons in her teens with Jazz vocalist and teacher, Joy Yates. Renowned vocalist & rhythm guitarist Barry Leef also had a strong influence on her and introduced Tiana to Sydneys’ music scene. Blown away by this talent she witnessed, Tianas passion to become a professional artist truly blossomed. Three years later, Tiana has become an accomplished singer, songwriter with a sophisticated sass & style. Tiana has recently finished co-writing her debut EP with Sydney’s top guitarist & session player Peter Northcote, who also produced the EP. Having loved so many types of music her whole life, Tianas’ self titled EP is a charismatic fusion of indie / blues / rock & pop.
With a handful of successful gigs under her wing, Tiana has been wowing audiences at popular venues and corporate events with her own band, made up of a selection of high profile musicians. Her shows are fresh and original and filled with undeniable groove.
Tiana Martel has a gift to be able deliver lyrics with passion, honesty and has a remarkable voice that connects with her audience. Tiana is certainly a performer you want to follow closely as she makes her unforgettable mark on the industry over the next few years.
Tiana plans to release her self titled EP in November and follow it up with a national tour around Australia which will be announced at the end of 2013.