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She Makes War @ Home concert (Schaerbeek) - 26/10/2014 - 16h00 - Réservations : fbulte@gmail.com

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http://www.shemakeswar.com/

She Makes War is the gloom-pop solo project of Bristol based multi-instrumentalist, filmmaker and digital polymath Laura Kidd. A pacifist force of nature with a punk spirit and a serious work ethic, Kidd’s mission is a peaceful but provocative one - to create breathtakingly honest music and share her art with the world, levelling with her community of music lovers as peers.

With a rich cocktail of influences from ELO to Kristin Hersh, Belly and The Breeders, Blur, Elastica and Suede, Bikini Kill, Nirvana, Hanne Hukkelberg, Cat Power, Carina Round, Radiohead, My Brightest Diamond and Bon Iver, She Makes War has been dubbed “alt-folk”, “ambient dream-pop”, “a modern musical Boudica” and an “empowering force to be reckoned with”.

Her creative one-woman shows on grungey electric guitar, claustrophobic vocal loops, ukulele, marching drum, foot percussion and megaphone have been captivating audiences around the UK and Europe, both at her own headline shows and supporting the likes of Suede, The Magic Numbers, Midge Ure, New Model Army, Nadine Shah, Chris Helme and Drugstore.

She Makes War is currently hard at work on her third album and is welcoming booking enquiries for UK / worldwide gigs from September 2014 onwards - email hq[at]shemakeswar.com.

“Reminding us of Medúlla-era Bjork…she’s ace” - Lauren Laverne, 6 Music

“‘Little Battles' is a triumph of gorgeous melodies, slashy guitars and processed beats" - Rock Sound

“A combination of musical talent and digital smarts worthy of an English Amanda Palmer.” - Tom Robinson, 6 Music

"Why just sing songs, when you can build worlds?" - The Quietus

"There's no hiding from She Makes War" - Everett True

"absolutely wonderful" - Midge Ure, Ultravox

"a modern musical Boudica who sings these dreamy, heartfelt songs that envelop you with their raw beauty and textural melodies" - John Robb, Louder Than War

“You’re amazing” - Amanda Palmer

"Impeccable dark alt-rock" - Gary Mulholland, Uncut Magazine

"The way she indefatigably smashes new ground as an independent solo artist is a constant inspiration to us" - Hope And Social

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