JULIE E GORDON
Live performance artist
Over the years, Julie E Gordon has produced an eclectic mix of studio and live recordings. Appealing to fans of all ages, her back catalog is testament to the depth and diversity of her creativity and hard work. Explore her discography below.
Julie originally from Dudley UK, a seasoned Mancunian vocal performance artist, producer, writer, and composer has spent several years perfecting her in-perfected craft of alternative sounds to a world audience.
Her background is soul, jazz, and gospel, and she has used her experiences in live performance to produce an outstanding collection of music, with influences from EDM, drum and bass, infused with soulful house. Her musical history stems from collaborations with bands across the UK as well as international collaborations.
1996 – 2010 1996 - Grand Central Fat City – Featured on 1st LP Grand Central. Track 4 Rae & Christian in Rhodes. 1997 - Desperate Dance - Happy Mondays cover band 1998 - Turn it Loose – Soul Cover Band Big Finn – (Indie) Alternative Band 2000 2004 - RSL – (BBC World Music Nominees) Latin American Supported Amp Filder, Sean Escofery Nominated BBC World Music 2004 2006 - Happy Mondays/Shaun Ryder/Black Grape - Caulbearers Solo artist 2010 – present In 2010 Julie released her first EP "Deep Inside" with producer Zamali under 'Timewarp Music'. In 2011, Julie also toured again with Happy Mondays singer Shaun Ryder with his band SWR. Julie E Gordon first fronted her own band including Myke Wilson previously of Swing Out Sister on drums, keyboards player Paul Ashton, Italian guitarist Paolo Fuschi from Italy and Dave Luvin from Kansas USA on bass.
Work continues as a solo artist working with writer/producer Paul Wilkinson; and as a featured artist on tracks with major European DJ/Producers, In addition, Julie has since, collaborated with several producers outside the UK - Zamali / Jayl Funk/ Destjil providing guest vocals to the EP Deep Inside, which has seen success in the Soul/Funk scene. Julie has not only permitted herself to Soul & Funk, she has worked and co-produced the yet to be released track BE AGAIN with the North West acclaimed producers BACKDRAFT aka LAB2.
CAULBEARERS where she has contributed to writing and performing on their EP MORE LIE DEEP, and released single HOLLOW BONES with label Jack to Phono. She has debuted her Album with Pascal Destjil " Julie Gordon & The Digital Orchestra." Most recent addition to her list of collaborations is with up and coming Manchester Funk Band NGUVU.
Julie has been featured in Manchester's Viva Magazine(2012 edition), Manchester Gossip(2011 edition), Afro Boogee (2012 Edition), she has been accredited with excellent reviews in the music scene from BBC 6 Music (Versus Cancer, The Guardian, Billboard, Manchester Evening News, Express & Star- Performing for several charity projects including Versus Cancer, Sickle Cell Anaemia, British Heart Foundation, Salford Music Festival,Future Perfect Festivals. She has never failed to deliver outstanding live performances. Discography Happy Mondays 2007 – Uncle Dysfunktional Solo 1996 "Frying The Fat" LP1 Track 4 Rae & Christian in Rhodes- Lyrics & Vocals Julie Gordon (Fat City Records) 2003 - RSL – " The Mast" Love Will Be Strong Remix By King Britt & Joey Negro (Sub Tub Records ) 2003 Damage Productions Tracks Written and Produced by Julie E Gordon 2010 - Deep Inside with producer Zamali 2010 - Caulbearers More Lie Deep EP 2010 - Julie E Gordon & Backdraft Ft Jay Mackurdy - "Be Again" 2012 - Julie E Gordon "Love Power" (Paul Wilkinson/ Calder Recordings) 2013 - Julie Gordon & The Digital Orchestra " Lets Dance To Digital" 2013 - Backdraft Album "We Know Where You Live" Track "Be Again" Reviews V Festival Manchester vs Cancer Kool Haus USA SWR Birmingham 2011 References "Mondays Singer Admits She'd Never Heard Of The Band". "Psychedelic Furs, Happy Mondays Step On Nostalgia Train".
Julie E Gordon worked incredibly hard on all of the arrangements on her EP titled HOME and is proud to be able to present fans with this amazing selection of tracks. Have a listen and discover the magic.
SOUND OF HOME
When the mind, art and music come together, a masterful collection likened to the Sounds of HOME is the end result. Digging deep into her musical soul, Julie E Gordon has paced the EP well, with a compilation of powerful tones and harmonious melodies that transcend its theme.
After taking a short break from music, Julie E Gordon returned to the music scene fiercer and more committed than ever. With YOU THINK as an aperitif for whats to come, she has created some of her most compelling work to date.
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ABOUT JULIE E GORDON
Julie E Gordon has always been musically gifted. Since she was young, she has always loved the lime light and has an incredibly infectious stage presence. Julie E Gordon has to be one of the most gifted natural "live" performances of this era, her shows are filled with pure passion. A rare diamond to see.
Julie has harnessed her skills to develop up and coming artists across the UK and the Middle East. Her roster of artists pay homage to her experience working within the music industry, and her charismatic approach towards stage performance is second to none. You can find her list of artists through www.thevocalpod.org/artists
Throughout the course of her musical career, she has had the support of dedicated fans from all walks of life as she performs and records her studio EPs. Feel free to reach out to learn about how to collaborate.