"It's a personal mixtape that not only showcases the singer's beguiling timbre, but also her command of mood and pacing." Jazz Wise
"I absolutely love the album... you've sung Stop beautifully. Nice to hear a different take on it." Sam Brown
Inspired by Frank Sinatra's iconic album, Songs For Swinging Lovers, acclaimed jazz singer Laura Zakian performs songs from her new album Songs For Modern Lovers, with Steve Lodder on piano, Simon Thorpe on bass and Nic France on drums.
Laura offers fresh re-arrangements and new interpretations of original tracks, alongside an array of contemporary love songs that Laura grew up listening to, including tunes by Joe Jackson, Sam Brown, Elvis Costello and Paul Weller.
Laura's voice is bright, warm and often sultry and she brings a fresh, elegant approach to a wide range of songs without ever losing the heart.