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Toronto singer/songwriter has been nominated for Best Canadian Artist by popular Canadian internet radio station, Radio Nation for the second year running for her soul-infused pop/rock.
Sultry, rich and fresh are a few words that fans, reviewers and media have used to describe this Toronto musician’s powerhouse voice. A musical force to be reckoned with, Jessica Speziale delivers her version of brand of pop/rock with the intent of Serena Ryder and the soul of Alicia Keys.
Her debut EP, Dear Reverie is a popular favourite amongst radio stations throughout Ontario and the UK. Jessica won Rock Musician of 2012 in the Radio Nation Music Awards, an award given by Centennial College-based internet radio station Radio Nation. In 2012, her song Weak in the Knees feat. Jetcoaster was number 2 on the INtune Radio Song of the Year Countdown, a countdown presented by another Canadian internet radio station.
The title track from her debut EP, Dear Reverie was placed in a webseries called Please Don't Fire Me and an online promotional video for Toronto carsharing service Options for Cars. Also featured in the Options for Car video is Babyface off of the same release. How To Be A Man has been included on a charity compilation CD by Toronto-based One Fire Movement released in June 2013.
Since 2010, Jessica has been performing around Southern Ontario both acoustically and with her 4-piece band in venues ranging from the Windfall Eco Festival on an outdoor stage in Newmarket to the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto.
For more information visit http://www.jessicaspeziale.com.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.. June 1st 2013
NXNE Official Showcase - One Fire Movement’s “Song’s from the Heart”
A Benefit concert for Amnesty International and Nellie’s Women’s Shelter
Saturday June 15th 2013 at The Mod Club, 722 College St, Toronto
TORONTO, ON, 2013 – One Fire Movement presents an official NXNE music festival showcase called “Songs From The Heart” on June 15th at The Mod Club in Toronto. This very special concert will be in support of Amnesty International and Nellie’s Women’s Shelter. All of the proceeds from this amazing night celebrating Toronto’s great music talent will go towards the charities.
“Songs From The Heart” showcases a stellar line of local Singer / Songwriters on the rise. Performing that night will be Ania Soul, JP Saxe, Brendan Albert, Christian Bridges, Jessica Speziale, Rory O’Hearn, Julian Fuego and Alissa Vox Raw. This night will also be the CD launch of the “We Are One” compilation album that One Fire produced with these amazing artists in the fall at Oak Recording Studios in Toronto. This beautiful acoustic style unplugged project delivers some powerful songs that are filled with compassion and love.
The album was produced by Damon De Szegheo and Gord Richards who have worked with well known artists such as Serena Ryder, Barenaked Ladies, and Bruce Cockburn.
NXNE is Toronto’s biggest music festival of the summer with top international acts like The Flaming Lips, Iggy Pop, Big Boi, Raekwon, De La Soul, Bad Religion, Matthew Good, and Sloan all who have performed in the past at the festival. Thousands of music lovers from all over the world attend, as well. Executives from major labels such as Sony BMG, Warner Music, Virgin Records and Island Def Jam all come to Toronto to take part in this awesome week of international music.
One Fire Movement was started in 2009 and is an artist collective that helps promote positivity and fundraises for charities through the arts. With special events, music projects, Photography and video they promote the message of “We Are One.” They continue to expand the goodwill mission and have done charity work with The Red Door Shelter, The Scott Mission, Covenant House, Amnesty International and Nellie’s Women’s Shelter. One Fire Movement works hard within the communities to connect people with great organizations and spotlight some of the best up and coming artists to watch out for. Founder of One Fire Movement Tony Roost describes One Fire’s initiative as “a mission to help those that need it through the beauty and power of art.”
“Song’s from the Heart” will be a very special showcase during NXNE and is not to be missed. The artists promise an amazing night and all in the name of charity. The goal is to raise as much as they can that night through ticket sales, merchandise sales and selling the “We Are One” CD.
Catch “Songs From The Heart” during the NXNE music Festival on June 15th from 6-10pm at The Mod Club in Toronto.
For more information on One Fire Movement please visit
For all media inquiries please contact Tony Roost
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 416-835-3115