ings

ings

credit: Andrew Vasco

ings - If Not You

ings is a guitarist and maker from Seattle, WA who plays lullaby rock, and directs music videos. She is a community facilitator, and organizes many DIY shows and festivals in the Seattle area. She also writes commissioned love songs.

She has, as a completely DIY artist, earned over a million streams on Spotify alone, having released 2 EPs, "Dog Physics" (2013) and "Afterthought EP" (2016). In 2019, she's played a SXSW official showcase, performed at the inaugural THING! Fest, and toured North America. This Fall, she will be playing dates in Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, and the US, in pursuit of her goal to play 100 self-booked shows in 2019, as well as self-releasing her debut LP, "Lullaby Rock" (out November 15th).

ings, on the subject of her upcoming debut LP, "Lullaby Rock":

“I deeply believe that music functions as software for the brain, and can reinforce/squish emotions. Each song on this album is some form of advice to myself. Every single one began as a repeated phrase I would sing to myself in order to bring myself through a difficult situation. It is intended to be musical software to put the listener in healthy states of accepting, processing, and striving.”

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Artist is seeking the following professional connections: Label, Distribution - UK/Europe, Other Artists to Tour With, Booking Agent - UK/Europe, Sync/Music Supervisors

Genre: Rock
Subgenre: Acoustic
From: Seattle, WA