Amy Ayanda

Amy Ayanda is a multimedia artist from Cape Town, South Africa. Having been interested in music from a young age, Amy developed a love for singing and drama culminating in her completion of a degree at the Michaelis School of Fine Art , majoring in painting. Ayanda played piano and guitar recreationally since high school, and developed her music during the time of her undergrad. She then went on to work with Cape Town Producer Thor Rixon, with whom with she released her debut EP “Ports”, containing the single La Llorna. This album shaped Ayanda’s electronic sound. Amy debuted her new band in 2015, consisting of producers Dean Berger and Daniel Breiter (Birthday Girl). The band’s line-up has remained consistent and is a mix of organic and electronic sounds combined with Ayanda’s vocals. The group has performed on various stages including CTEMF, Design Indaba & Rocking The Daisies.