INTERVIEW:PEP Talk Season 1, pepisode2 with Loide Jorge
Introducing Loide -
Guinea Bissau - Mozambiquan Artist Jazzes Up The Rhythms of Lusaphone Africa
What do you get when you mix the sounds of Mozambique, Guinea Bissau and Jazz
together: the sounds of Loide, A United States based artist. Loide began
writing her own lyrics at grade school and has grown from there to become one
of the favorites in Jazz houses in the Maryland - DC area. Loide opens up
about her background, her love for jazz and her home countries."
~ Pamela Stitch - AfricanLoft.com
"LOIDE, Live at the Bohemian Caverns” (2009)a musical and cultural journey that can be enjoyed by everyone, it’s jazzy, it’s raw, and she reflects this new era of the “Afropolitian” representing for those of us that embrace the complexities of our cultures. Loide finds a way to intertwine the contemporary jazz ranges of Nancy Wilson with the soul of Cesaria Evora, as she eases back and forth from English to her native tongue, Portuguese offering with each track a unique sound and perspective." ~ Liner notes... COMMENTS on CD Baby
"LOVED IT!!! Loide shows a distinct characteristic of an artist
who is bringing something genuine and truly enjoyable to today's industry...
~ Kenny "Sultry" Loide, Live at the Bohemian Caverns" is medicinal to the bone...
~ Alexandra Siclait "Great CD" Loide, I love this CD because it offers you a little bit of everything. Its soulful, her voice is beautiful, and the language is sexy. This is a CD that will remain in rotation! Its a must have.
VIDEOS:LOIDE - live at the zipper theater NYC
Loide - Fallin' (Soundtracks at Red Kiva)