Gangtok, 6 August 2012:
Singer Michelle Pradhan who used to perform in Café Live and Loud, Tibet Road, and Little Italy, Deorali for the last two and a half years launched her first album ‘Michelle’ at Café Live and Loud on Saturday.
The album, recorded at Angels Recording Studio figures seven tracks mixing blues, alternative and reggae said Pradhan.
Born in Sikkim (1988), Michelle Pradhan started playing guitar since childhood. She studied at Sikkim Holy Cross School, Tadong, Gangtok. She started singing professionally at the age of 21.
She further supplemented Radio Jockey at Radio Misty Sikkim, 95.00 FM, to add her experiences. ‘Music has always been a passion for me. I need to listen to music 24×7’ she added.
Her favourite musical influences are Big Mama and Sister Rosetta. “I want to share my knowledge of music with others” she points out.
Her first album ‘Michelle’ is financed by her family, produced by Pravash Subba, who is also bassist in the “Adam’s Apple” band.
‘My next album is scheduled to launch August 11, at Buzz Glenary’s, Darjeeling’ she concluded.