Canadian singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and JUNO Award winner Ivana Santilli is pleased to announce the release of the deluxe double edition vinyl of her debut album “Brown” and her latest release, 2015’s “Late Night Light” available now at ivanasantilli.com. The deluxe release marks 15 years of Santilli’s illustrious solo career, showcasing her musical journey ‘then and now’.
The “Then & Now” package features a number of enticing extras, including limited edition vinyl that is both colourful and visually stunning. “Brown” showcases 13 remastered songs on two chocolate brown vinyl records (three sides) as well as never before seen photos from Patrick Nichols, who shot the original cover. “Late Night Light” features nine songs on pink vinyl as well as a digital download card with two additional songs. The deluxe vinyl package also includes inserts with all of the lyrics for both albums and graphics of the music charts – highlighting the keys heard in the recordings.
From humble beginnings playing the trumpet in her father’s Italian wedding band as a child, the Italian/French Canadian, Toronto native has had an impressive tenure in the music industry. Santilli won a JUNO Award in 1995 as part of the highly praised group, Bass is Base, and following their dissolution in 1999, has released four solo albums over the years to critical acclaim – surpassing indie sales records and picking up numerous awards along the way. Santilli has played internationally from London to Tokyo touring with big acts like James Brown, Tito Puente, De La Soul, Jamiroquai, and the Roots.