For a decade, Rykarda has been the captain of her own musical path, writing and producing three strong full-length albums; from lyrics to voice and instrumentation to creating her album art. Autonomy has come to define much of her work, which is an alchemy of; literature, culture, psychology, existentialism and human interaction. The songs leap out fully formed, controlled and knowing. After a few years abroad, this performance marks her return to the SF stage appearing with her all new band and introducing songs from her new album, Against the Sun, a new album, and an all-new band…
“Parasol blends Tom Waits’ noir tendencies with Nick Cave’s stinging rock, but maintains uniqueness.” – The Deli, SF
“Scratchy and acerbic post-MARQUEE MOON death C&W…These guys is Motherfuckers, no less.” -Julian Cope, Head Heritage
Hard Gum: the kind that cuts the roof of your mouth.