vōx Envelopes the Pico-Union Project with Illuminating Performance

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Originally appeared on Grimy Goods. Words by me, photos by Emery Becker


Her name speaks for herself, or rather for all of us. vōx, Latin for “voice” and often band shorthand for “vocals,” doubles as a symbol of unity for the LA artist–her voice is our voice too. It is her chosen instrument, and her new EP, I Was Born, is resplendent in vocoder and layered a cappella. Her music has an uplifting spirituality that reflects the faults of life, most accessible in her single and video for “I Still Care.” The title is a selective misnomer, where the line could evoke a reassurance out of context, but actually refers to the acceptance of hidden insecurities: “They say life begins when you no longer care what anyone thinks of you. But I still care.”

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vōx | @itsmevoxwebsite | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube | Soundcloud

BOSCO | @hellomissbosco | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Soundcloud

Banoffee | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube | Bandcamp | Soundcloud


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above, BOSCO / below, Banoffee

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Best Albums of 2017

8. võx – I Was Born EP

I Was Born by vōx

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