Manager: Lou Gottini
Durban (South Africa) band Rise have shaken loose their club music label emerging with a more mature and settled sound on their second album, “Water on Canvas”.
While still deep within the alternative electronic mould, the sound is warm and inviting.
Lead vocalist Kerry Wood’s vocals on the new a...See Full Bio
“Rise has progressed to become the premier dance Electronica band of Durban…if not SA….and have rocketed their way into the ever present with their growing innovation, their layered musical constructions that overlap and extend the depth of the aural experience taking the discerning listener into an exciting multi-dimensional territory. Delving into this most important yet largely neglected base (within the average S.A. band) has had a profound effect on Rise’s confidence. With perfect vocal pitch and texture Kerry has thus been freed to spread her wings more broadly, allowing her voice to play with the instruments and richness presented, all of which decisively matches her gift at every level. Added to this, Kerry has a performance energy of unpretentious earthiness and drive and she is exuberance personified. At this gig she had the audience begging for more…and more…and more…”