Laundry Bar Live Series Presents Soulful Powerhouse Vocals, Pova
Laundry presents a very special act as part of its brand new LAUNDRY LIVE SERIES, Poova – the Malaysian born singer and songwriter will be performing for a ONE NIGHT ONLY show at Laundry, The Curve on the 20th of June 2013 (Thursday)
The multi-talented musician Poova, begin singing and composing songs since she was a child. Poova’s musical career began in 2009 when she decided to quit her day job at a publishing company and move on to pursue her dream to have a career in music. With a voice that crosses from soul to jazz to rock to RnB, Poova encapsulates a sound that is powerful,versatile and sultry which has taken her through several genres where she has been wowing audiences with her powerful vocals. Poova began performing her original songs at various gigs around Kuala Lumpur and has become known and admired by many in the Malaysian music industry.
Poova’s mixture of musical styles is the combination of soul, funk, jazz, rock and RnB that she incorporates into retro and modern classic hits. Among her many influences include Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Beatles, Janis Joplin, The Carpenters, Jimmy Hendrix, and Jamiroquai.
Poova build her music career when she began performing with the well known rock band The Jerry Felix Band, being part of the band gave her a solid base that soon helped her develop her powerful voice she has today. Poova formed The PHD, who crafted and blended their mix of soul and funk to popular rock, jazz, soul, disco and funk classics. She later moved on to perform with Mafia Cartell alongside talented Japanese guitarist Hiro and singer Ywenna performing jazz instrumental from both the modern and retro scene. Poova has also performed with Fusion Factor and Giant Timeline, as well as giving many impromptu performances around town.
Having won a VIMA award for best overall pop act 2013 and with a debut album, Poova’s newest project brings together a year of hard work on a completely new style and direction with a line up of very talented electronic musicians. Details on Poova’s performance at Laundry as below:
Date: 20th June 2013, Thursday
Venue: Laundry, The Curve, Mutiara Damansara
Photo credit – Pova