Laryssa Birdseye Finds Common Ground and Unites Us in a Song

Laryssa Birdseye is unstoppable. In September she released “So What?”, her brilliant debut full length album. In December two days before Christmas she released an inspired new song, “Can’t Cry on Christmas”, and music video. Then on Feb 14 she released another new song and music video, “Save Us From Us.” It was an unplanned … Continue reading Laryssa Birdseye Finds Common Ground and Unites Us in a Song

Laryssa Birdseye Makes the World a Better Place

Laryssa Birdseye might be Portland’s most compelling singer-songwriter. Last weekend at Kelly’s Olympian she and her all-star band delivered a memorable performance that reflected their natural connection with each other and with the audience. Laryssa’s voice was brilliant, but her keen sense of awareness, introspection, sense of humor, and sincerity were what made the show … Continue reading Laryssa Birdseye Makes the World a Better Place

Laryssa Birdseye’s Debut Album is Better than Perfect

The production, songwriting, and singing on Laryssa Birdseye’s debut album, “So What?” rival any major label release. It’s incredible that this kind of talent exists right here in Portland. Birdseye’s musical style hints of two of her influences, Adele and Amy Winehouse. Her songs tell honest stories about co-dependence, self-doubt, breaking free from addictions, and … Continue reading Laryssa Birdseye’s Debut Album is Better than Perfect

The Intriguing Laryssa Birdseye at McMenamins’ Al’s Den with Will Kinky on February 16

Yes! It’s her real name! Yes – she’s coming up with all sorts of fun puns for her new band name, “Birdseye Blind” being the one that made me laugh the hardest…Laryssa is a character you cannot help but love. She’s bright, funny, hopeful, and introspective. She has a sexy, smoky singing voice that comes across … Continue reading The Intriguing Laryssa Birdseye at McMenamins’ Al’s Den with Will Kinky on February 16

Cypress Jones Inspires With the Wisdom of His Words

I first became acquainted with Cypress Jones through a music video that he had produced for local chanteuse, Laryssa Birdseye. So when I saw his recent video release for “Know Yourself” it took me a little while to figure out that it was not only his video production, but also his own song and voice. … Continue reading Cypress Jones Inspires With the Wisdom of His Words