Ioanna Gika "Swan" Track Debut // The 405

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"Greek-American songwriter Ioanna Gika will be releasing her self-produced debut album Thalassa on April 5th via Sargent House, and has today shared a devastating new single 'Swan'. Speaking on the track she says: 

"‘Swan’…

Artist Survey with Ioanna Gika // Under The Radar

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For Under the Radar’s 16th Annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to the last year, plus some fun personal questions. Here are some answers from Ioanna Gika. Gika was formerly the frontperson for Los Angeles dark electro shoegaze duo IO Echo, but is now focused on her solo work. In 2018 she released a solo single, “Roseate,” on Sargent House, with a solo album expected this year.

Ioanna Gika Shows with Garbage

Ioanna Gika will be joining Garbage for a few show dates – Tickets HERE

MAY 03 Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle 
MAY 07 Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz 
MAY 08 Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte 
MAY 16 Los…

Ioanna Gika // Song You Need To Know via Rolling Stone

 

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The opening, lilting guitars of “Roseate,” the first single from Greek-American singer Ioanna Gika’s upcoming debut solo LP of the same name, may make you wonder why she’s on tour with beloved indie metal group Deafheaven. “Goodbye / In waves the message rang through the sea,” Gika sings in a half-coo, half-lament. “The pelicans froze in the air, they saw what was no longer there.” It’s borderline folky, though hardly a harbinger of what’s to come.