The latest music from Windsor, Ontario's pop/soul singer-songwriter, Crissi Cochrane.
Crissi's LATEST RELEASE IS THE holiday ep Santa Baby, performed, recorded, and produced ENTIRELY by crissi.
Released December 1, 2016, Santa Baby features renditions of Crissi's favourite holiday songs: "Santa Baby", originally performed by the alluring Eartha Kitt, "What Do The Lonely Do at Christmas", a Motown gem by The Emotions, and "The Christmas Song", Nat King Cole's sentimental classic.
The recording is available on Bandcamp, Soundcloud, Spotify, iTunes, and wherever digital music is streamed or sold. You can also find the official music video for the single "What Do The Lonely Do At Christmas" on YouTube.
You can purchase the EP as a postcard with digital download code in the shop. The artwork is frame-ready and works perfect as a stocking-stuffer or Christmas card.
enjoy the groovy vibes of the single "Sweet & Fine", OFFICIALLY released november 26, 2015.
Written by Crissi Cochrane and recorded in Windsor, Ontario at the Soul Lab. Performed with Mike Hargreaves (bass) and Stefan Cvetkovic (drums). Mastered by Harry Hess.
Download it now on Bandcamp.
Read the lyrics here.
Little Sway, ten songs humming with soul, R&B, and jazz, Released January 27, 2014.
All songs written by Crissi Cochrane, except "The Man I Love", a jazz standard made popular by Billie Holiday. Production by Adam Rideout-Arkell. Performed with Mike Hargreaves (bass), Stefan Cvetkovic (drums), Drew Jurecka (saxophone), Bryden Baird (trumpet), Katie More (saxophone), and Pat Robitaille (guitar).
Want to learn these songs? Visit the Lyrics and Chords page.
For Crissi's earlier folk-syle releases, please visit Crissi on Bandcamp.
COLLABORATIONS & Extras
Crissi channels her folk roots with this cover of Ian and Sylvia's classic folk song, "Four StRong Winds".
Released May 17, 2017, this track was produced, arranged, and engineered independently by Crissi, with mixing by Soul Brother Mike.
Originally debuted on the Get Collected Podcast, Season 3 Episode 8, Crissi recorded this song especially for her mother as a Mother's Day gift.
You can download this song and all the songs featured on the "Here's Something" segment of the Get Collected Podcast by subscribing on Patreon.
Crissi adds sweet harmonies to "New Day", her collaboration with folk singer-songwriter Dylan Ferris on his latest single celebrating the return of spring.
Released April 21, 2017, this acoustic track features Chris Anglin on slide guitar and Wesley Hughes on bass, accompanying Ferris' bluesy acoustic guitar.
Based in Nelson, British Columbia, Dylan Ferris is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter, a recent Honors graduate of Selkirk College's Contemporary Music & Technology program, and a recipient of the 2015 MusiCounts Scholarship.
"New Day" is available for purchase digitally on Bandcamp and iTunes.
Get lost in crissi's collaboration with electronic artist sarkastodon, a moody cover of tom waits' song "Alice".
Released February 5, 2017, Sarkastodon's re-imagining of Tom Waits' tune has a deliciously dark vibe. The final track from the Newfoundland-based hip-hop/electronica artist's new album Phonomontage, "Aalis ft. Crissi Cochrane", has intoxicating moodiness in spades, reminiscent of the theme song of the popular series Stranger Things.
The track and the full album are available for free download on Bandcamp. Each track has its own cover art, with the art for "Aalis" by Laura Jean Fraser.
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"Back N Forth" is Crissi's first feature as a vocalist on a hip-hop track, Released May 24, 2016.
Crissi collaborated with rapper ZEO on "Back N Forth", a catchy and energetic jam produced by Sob Music. The song is track 2 on ZEO's debut album i87, available exclusively on SoundCloud.
ZEO hails from upstate New York. Crissi recorded her vocal at her home studio in Windsor, Ontario.
Listen to the full album on SoundCloud.
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