Alicyn Yaffee is one of the next generation of talented and inspired young jazz musicians to come out of Northern California. Now based in New York City, Alicyn's debut album, Someone Else; features all original songs that exude the pensive intensity and lushness of artists like Alanis Morissette and Joni Mitchell. Alicyn wrote, sang and played guitar on every song of Someone Else, her debut solo album.
Recorded and mixed by Josh Connolly and produced by Benny Rietveld, the album features Cindy Blackman Santana, Pepe Jimenez, Jeff Cressman and Ronnie Foster.
As a solo artist, Alicyn has performed at renowned New York music venues, including:
Rockwood Music Hall; The Bar Next Door; Fat Cat Music; The Drom and Bowery Electric.
"She is definitely a multi-faceted artist,and it will be exciting to see where she goes next!"
- Benny Rietveld
(Musical Director for Carlos Santana)