Summer is finally here!
I just did a video shoot for a collaboration with SneakerFox and it was a beautiful day.! You’ll be able to see the video really soon but above this is a still from it so a bit of a sneak preview. My own new tracks are sounding amazing and will also be up here in not too long a time.
The Notting Hill Arts Club was amazing, The band and I really enjoyed it and the place was packed. Keep an eye out for a few more gigs starting at Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts in Frith St, Soho on the 21st of May.
My EP Rough Luxe is available on ITunes and Amazon!!!
Click on the I Tunes icon to the right of this message or copy and paste this link: http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?playlistId=566226028
Included on the EP is the single “Miles Away” (see right for video) an acoustic version of “Radiate” and “Take Whats Mine”. A bargain at £2.27 of your earth pounds. If you don’t use ITUnes you can also get it from Amazon.
PRESS RELEASE May 2013
Bela Takes Chase has created a huge buzz since arriving on the London gigging scene in Sept ’12.
Bela’s memorable songs, unique voice and stunning looks have immediately captured the media’s imagination. She released a viral only version of Sparkehorse’s “Eye Pennies” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOf-q3hnN4A which immediately stood her out from the crowd. Her first release proper, the EP “Rough Luxe” including the single “Miles Away” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USZoC1BmfSM was play listed at over 100 radio stations including NME, Q and Tom Robinson’s Mix-tape. Her collaboration with top DJ Audiofun,”All For You” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvsMeIb_Ucs&list=PL41B2F5BAA80A80C0&index=3 debuted at number 8 in dance charts and received numerous plays on both Capitol and Radio 1′s dance shows. Next up in the collab arena is a monster track ”This is how it feels” with Aussie decks supremo Sneaker Fox, which is scheduled for an May release on Vicious.
A packed gigging schedule with her 4 piece band around London at the end of last year resulted in a big rise on social media platforms.She was voted third best unsigned artist in March and Drunkenwerewolf feature her this month. Currently Bela sits at No 10 in the Reverbnation pop charts) with 3 videos with over 27,000 views on YouTube and 1200+ fans on facebook, and 11,000+ followers on Twitter. The viral interest has been matched by the press (includingMusic Week) who have lavished praise: (http://belatakeschase.com/press) and who are rushing to predict Bela as one of 2013′s breakthrough acts.
You can see Bela with her band live at the following upcoming gigs:
May 21st Upstairs at Ronnies
Upstairs at Ronnies
May 21st 8.30pm
47 Frith St Soho, London, W1D 4HT
020 7439 0747
May 23rd 8.00PM
178 Junction Rd London N19 5QQ
020 7272 8153
7th June 8. 80pm
56 Upper St London N1 0NY
020 7354 0471
Beach Break Newquay