People frequently say that Alyse' voice "sounds like falling in love." Together with her wedding and event band, The True Velvet, they create an atmosphere of "fun" and "classy" and "lovely." By customizing a song list from THREE FULL REPERTOIRES (jazz covers, pop/rock covers, and award-winning originals) and tailoring band configuration to fit your exact event, They have never failed to make a wedding or event magical!
Alyse' voice, live show, and songwriting have all won awards (like Billboard's Annual World Song Contest). Alyse is accompanied by some of the best musicians and backup singers -- all determined and trained to make your event fantastic!
Within the last few years, Alyse Black has skyrocketed from singing on the streets of Pike Place Market to playing some of the most prestigious theaters in Austin (One World Theatre, Antones, Cactus, The Parish) and Seattle (Triple Door, The Crocodile, The Tractor), performing on Seattle's NPR station, recording a commercial for Target, and touring the country playing over 500 clubs, theaters, festivals, television shows and radio stations.
COVER MUSIC - POP, ROCK & JAZZ
Alyse Black & The True Velvet will tailor a cover tune song list to fit your needs - from dance-worthy classics to sweeter, softer music for dinner and/or cocktail hour. Select from 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, or current songs. They'll play timeless classy tunes or undeniable jumping floor-starter favorites. You pick. Mix and match. Have fun.
Oh, and be sure to ask for their huge list of rave reviews.
Alyse' songs have won her Billboard's Annual World Song Contest, the Independent Singer-Songwriter Awards, and many, many more. Writing alone and with some of the best songwriters worldwide, she is poised to take the world by storm with her next huge studio album. Get her to play your event before she explodes!
Billboard claims Alyse is an "instant classic with smooth delivery and dynamic presence." BabySue Reviews says Alyse has "vocals that are just out of this world. Alyse sings with pure sincerity. Absolutely warm and appealing."
The San Antonio Current explains Alyse' appeal by saying, "Fans adore her smooth, come-hither voice and cleverly spun lyrics." But Eclectic Mix Podcast says it most clearly: "There are some voices that stop you in your tracks and make you listen, and Alyse Black is a great example."
Alyse Black & The True Velvet pride themselves on being professional and giving you the event of your dreams -- You pick the music, and they'll play it at just the right time.
"Ridiculously amazing voice. Great dynamics with the band."
- Jimmy R. Landry, major label producer/consultant -
"Alyse Black owned the room. She wowed the crowd. We expect you'll be hearing a lot more from her soon."
- Keyboard Magazine -
"Everything necessary to take the world by storm."
- Seattle Show Gal -
"An acclaimed young songwriter moving up in the world."
- Austin Chronicle -
"Her voice is captivating: rich & velvety."
- 106.1 KCDA -
"Her songs swallow you whole, and there's nothing you can do about it… One helluva listening high."
- San Antonio Current -
"Alyse Black has a mystical beauty to her voice... Her pure and delicate tones enchant with the prowess of a skilled sorceress."
- Songwriter Monthly -