Los Angeles, CA - “Retrospective 12”, the debut EP by Alicia Eris, released yesterday online along with the music video for her first single, "I Moved On" featuring Syd tha Kid from The Internet (part of the Odd Future Collective). ‘Retrospective 12” is an alternative, Neosoul album with influences from Amy Winehouse and alternative soul group, The Internet. “I Moved On” released on July 30 with 2,000 downloads within the first week released and 200 downloads in a day. The song and EP are produced, and co-written, by Grammy-nominated producer, Dane Diamond of Classfaction.
Alicia Eris, age 15, began her music recording career as a founding member of a young, teen pop group, Pink Army at the age of 10. Pink Army received a worldwide fan base with an offer from Interscope Records, and a spot on Mark Wahlberg's ABC pilot "Don't Stop the Music". Foregoing a recording contract with a major label at 13 years old, Alicia opted to pursue a solo project with Classfaction at 14 to expand on genres in mainstream music. By joining Classfaction, Eris intermixes with a nationwide collective featuring several artists.
On describing the collective musicians of Classfaction, Diamond had this to say, "The only thing I can tell you... is our members are nationwide and it is too early to reveal the grand scheme of it all. There is one, and it will take time and strategy for it to be realized. Also the answer is out there. I promise. You just have to dig. #classfaction".
“Retrospective 12” draws from Eris' stories from 2012. Notable songs from the EP are the Neosoul, rhythmic, "I Moved On", 80's inspired, "Dragons" and the soulful ballad, “The 21st". Eris' voice is well beyond her years, emanating an old soul with a youthful performance. Alicia will debut her single live on an upcoming NBC pilot where cameras will follow her on her quest for success. Alicia is currently planning a national tour with Classfaction. Her next show will be at the House of Blues in San Diego on November 26, all ages, 9pm.
"Retrospective 12" is available on her Bandcamp site.
For more information view her website
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