Sheila Landis has been a vital part of the Detroit area jazz scene since 1973, performing her unique style of vocal jazz and lending her distinctive voice to a wide variety of musical settings. She has performed in various local night spots and coffee houses, and has appeared in several jazz festivals, including the Montreux Detroit Jazz Festival and the Michigan Tastefest.
Sheila Landis (born Sheila Catherine Landis 9-10-1953 in Detroit) is an American jazz and R & B vocalist and songwriter. Landis formed her own label, SheLan Records, in 1981, initially releasing five albums of self-penned material. These original vinyl recordings are avidly sought out world-wide by jazz record collectors. Much of this material has been released internationally on Counterpoint Records UK and Celeste/Vivid Sound in Japan.
Sheila Landis – Parenthe-Seizure. Label: Counterpoint Records – CRS032. A1 & B2 Published by Subtle Magis Music (ASCAP). All tracks taken from the Sheila Landis CD, 'Parenthe-Seizure' (CRCD032). Counterpoint Records 2007.
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Listen to Sheila Landis Radio, free! Stream songs by Sheila Landis & similar artists plus get the latest info on Sheila Landis! . Apr 2007 11 song. bout. Born and raised in Detroit, vocalist Sheila Landis knew singing was to be her career as she listened to the soundtrack of Lady Sings the Blues. The great Billie Holiday songs from that film galvanized her attention and emotions. Chat About Sheila Landis.
SheLan Records, whose recording stable consists solely of vocalist Sheila Landis and guitarist Rick Matle, celebrates its 20th anniversary with the latest collaboration of these two confederates on Colors of Brazil. The album is not all new, using some remixed material recorded as early as 1981. Other cuts come from the 21st annual Ford Detroit International Jazz Festival held in 2000. The duo has put together a musical potpourri made up of originals and familiar material, all with a Latin bent
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