ARTWALK LOCATION: RACDB 3048 North Coolidge Avenue
Drawing from her French/Chinese/American heritage and her youth in Paris, Los Angeles-based chanteuse and songwriter Jessica Fichot performs original French chanson, Chinese 1940's lounge songs, gypsy jazz and international folk - sung in over 5 languages. Following the release of two acclaimed albums "Le Chemin" and "Le Secret", she has toured throughout the U.S., China, Mexico, Canada and western Europe - backed by her fiery band (clarinet, guitar and upright bass), and armed with her accordion, toy piano and beautiful multilingual vocals. She is currently finishing up a new EP "Dear Shanghai" (to be released in October 2014), a work focusing on songs from 1940s Shanghai and entirely sung in Mandarin Chinese.
with Matias Alvear (upright bass), Antoine Salem (guitar), Sylvain Carton (clarinet/sax) and Jessica Fichot (vocals, accordion, toy piano)