19 year old Elea taps into music’s emotive foundations with elements of Tom Waits & Patti Smith reminiscent in her lyrical style. Born in Canada & raised in India, Elea has found her feet in the UK, where she has became a key part of Bristol’s creative hub and set about forming a solid base for her music career. As a child Elea found refuge in poetry and creative writing, influenced by the written work of Bukowski, Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan. Eleas transition into music stemmed from learning the Drawmwin and then Yangqin, in an attempt to imitate the music from her personal CD collection. Turning her attention towards guitar, Elea’s music developed its own distinctive roar, reflecting the primal echoes of her surrounding wildernesses. Fierce and captivating, her atmospheric style draws you into a private world and paints a picture through Eleas own unique angle.