Laura Dre is a music producer, composer, songwriter and an artist.
She has been producing music since 2009 and acquired numerous skills and credits, including a BA(hons) degree in Music Production, which she studied in London, England. She was working with producer Robert Harder (Brian Eno, Neneh Cherry, Soho Dolls) on her first EP "You Want Her, You Love Her" under the band name Vinyl Black Stilettos, in which her song "The Game" was featured on BBC3's Lip Service (season 2, epi. 3) and on the Lip Service soundtrack.
Working on her second EP "Electrical", she was joined by Pet Shop Boys producer Pete Gleadall. The track Electrical was so good that a music video was produced by RSA Films (Ridley Scott Associates) who are a major film production company in the film industry.
In 2017 Laura founded Musik Alchemix Productions and since then she is constantly producing new music. Her last university project "Project Captain Future" was a great success that she earned praise from Captain Future producer Christian Bruhn himself: "Sehr schicke und überzeugende Arbeit, Glückwunsch!"(Very chic and convincing work, congratulations!). Project Captain Future will be released in digital stores in Sep / Oct 2019.
Currently she is involved in multiple projects: JadziaDX (Techno/Cyberpunk), Vinyl Blackk (Cyberpunk-Rock), Intergalactic Officers of Evil (Sci-fi themed synthpunk band), Project Captain Future and Vinyl Black Stilettos. Her works can be found in all digital stores such as iTunes, Amazon, Spotify etc.
As an artist she was touring through L.A., USA from 2005 - 2007 with a metal band and a pop-rock band, playing bass for both of the bands. Eventually she then moved to London, UK in 2008 and started her own band Vinyl Black Stilettos in 2009. She performed at numerous festivals in the UK as well internationally, such as L-Beach, Germany and festivals in Paris, France and Thessaloniki, Greece.
Her musical influences are: DEPECHE MODE, GARBAGE, NIN, FILTER, SIOUXIE & THE BANSHEES, NEW ORDER, JOY DIVISION, DAFT PUNK, THE PRODIGY, TIGER ARMY, PARAMORE, WOLF ALICE, FOALS, KASABIAN, PLACEBO, INTERPOL, METALLICA, ZZ TOP, 80'S & 90'S MUSIC, MAGIC WANDS, LADYTRON, SLEATER KINNEY, QUEENS OF THE STONEAGE, NIRVANA, SMASHING PUMPKINS, VERUCA SALT, WHITE LIES, ROYAL BLOOD, CHEVELLE, ALT-J, THE PRESETS, KRAFTWERK, PEARL JAM, PEACHES, CLASS ACTRESS, GRIMES, LOSERS, MARILYN MANSON, HOLE, L 7, THE RUNAWAYS, GOLDFRAPP, FEIST... THE LIST IS ENDLESS!
Laura also enjoys composing music for video games, film and commercials. In her spare time she plays video games such as Overwatch, Warframe, Mass Effect, Star Craft, etc. You can follow Laura's Twitch channel here at: twitch.tv/jadziadx
In this picture: Laura at Pierce Mastering Studios, London, UK.