Tanya Davis

Since bursting onto the Halifax music scene in 2006, Tanya Davis has built an impressive and eclectic body of work. Over the course of three albums, one book of poetry, various video and radio productions, and numerous collaborative efforts, she has forged new ground in the realm of creative possibility. Her videopoem “How to be Alone”, made with filmmaker Andrea Dorfman, has had more than 3.5 million hits on YouTube since it went viral one year ago, attracting media and blogger attention, touring opportunities, and new fans the world over. As a performer, Davis’s literate songs, arresting energy, and skilful guitar playing never fail to impress discerning audiences.