Shooter Jennings just played Michael-Ann’s song “Heavy Load” on Sirius XM Outlaw Country radio.
Michael-Ann performed in the upcoming “Shot of Love”, and also sang the title track. The film documents the Bob Dylan tribute show on May 20, 2016 at Brennan’s Pub in Marina del Rey, CA, which featured 30 Los Angeles-based artists performing their favorite Bob Dylan songs.
Continue reading →
There are singers, and there are passion singers: emotive vocalists with full-bodied tones who couldn’t sound noncommittal if they tried. Count Michael-Ann Azoulai among the latter.
Azoulai, who professionally goes by Michael-Ann, has a history of following her passions. After college, while selling advertising in Washington, DC, she jumped at an Israeli friend’s invitation to visit. Her adventure in Israel (where she met her now-ex-husband, also a musician) lasted a year.
“The trend in today’s column is female singer-songwriters on self-made, indie discs… But it’s Michael-Ann who waltzes off with this week’s DisCovery Award.”
– Robert Oermann, Music Row
Robert Oermann, Music Row
“This L.A. singer-songwriter emotes beautifully on the title tune of her CD. Her moaning alto breaks in all the right places while dobro, fiddle and her own acoustic guitar drawl along in a bluesy river of sound. The rest of the album proves this track isn’t a fluke: These are all first-rate songs. Extremely promising.”
Michael-Ann’s Heavy Load CD has been added to over 75 national radio station’s playlists! Click below to see the full list of stations.