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Under the moniker of Loyal Lobos, Los Angeles-based singer and songwriter Andrea Silva mines memories of a childhood growing up in the countryside of the Colombian capital, Bogotá, and her experiences as a young adult to create poetic, painterly music that makes sweeping allusions to love, sexuality, and femininity.
Silva was first introduced to music through her kindergarten teacher, who made her the soloist in the choir for every funeral and school graduation. Guitar lessons soon followed, and music became her first and most important outlet to process emotions. She moved to Los Angeles at age 18 and there, Loyal Lobos was born.
Her debut album Everlasting—executive produced by Teddy Geiger (Lizzo, Shawn Mendes, Leon Bridges) and produced by Evan Voytas—covers the landscape of 21st century rock with dazzling, genre-blurring ambition. The album and its singles earned praise and support from The New Yorker, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, i-D/Vice, Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist, NPR Music, Pitchfork, The FADER, Remezcla, PAPER Magazine, American Songwriter, LA Weekly and others.
In May 2022, Loyal Lobos was signed to Saban Music Latin.
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