Rebecca Moore in London

Biography

“...the artistic love child of folk singer Joni Mitchell and stadium rocker Robert Plant...”(The Queanbeyan Times 2013)

#1 Singer/Songwriter Sydney (Reverbnation 2015)

Rebecca Moore is a highly accomplished, award winning singersongwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Her music is described as traversing theplains between Led Zeppelin’s Battle of Evermore and Stevie Nicks’ Gold DustWoman. She has supported many great artists including the John Butler Trio,Xavier Rudd, Christine Anu, Archie Roach, Jon Stevens (Noiseworks), SarahMcLeod (The Superjesus) and the Afro Celt Sound System at the Sydney OperaHouse.

Rebecca has received many nominations and awards for her songwritingincluding: winning the APRA Professional Development Award in the Rock category2001, 4th place in the Songsalive Song Comp 2014, top 10 in the AustralianSongwriting Awards Country category 2014, Finalist Australian Independent MusicAwards2013, nominated for the Australian Songwriters Association Rudy BrandsmaAward for Songwriting Excellence 2013, Musicoz World/Folk Award (Top 5) 2012.She has toured the UK three times playing at festivals and music venues.

She currently performs with her band, as well as in a duo withGuitarist Mike Caen (Mental As Anything).

Driven both by music and a strong social conscience, Rebecca is alsocoordinating a series of concerts, which raise funds and awareness for a groupof Orphans in Burma, known as the Nargis Children. So far over $22,000 has been donated tothese lost children through concerts and touring.

Rebecca's new album spans a decade of touring and songwriting. Heroriginal songs combine the beauty of ancient folk lyricism with the power ofrock music and the blues. The album was recorded with David Sparks at PirateStudios in Tathra, NSW, and Martin Russell of the Afro Celt Sound System inLondon. The record will be released at The Basement in Sydney on 16th April, 2016.