The song of the siren is mesmerizing and seductive. Juliet Lyons' debut album is not only that, it is sophisticated and intellectual, meditative and contemplative. Juliet's soaring soprano voice delivers the emotion of her thoughtful lyrics with pristine ethereal power, feeding your mind and capturing your heart. Infused with global influences and encompassing New Age, Chill Out, and Classical Crossover genres, The album, "My Siren Song" is a must listen for all Enya, Enigma, Loreena McKennitt, and Sarah Brightman fans.
Juliet Lyons is a classically trained, conservatory-educated songstress who has performed around the world, and currently resides on the island of Saint Lucia in the Caribbean. Extending beyond the edges of the island, the collaborative team on the album hail from all corners of the globe. The lyrical content of the album ranges from the romantic to the metaphysical in a cross-range of musical styles from New Age to Trip Hop, with some "Pop-Opera" and electronica in between. Pushing the boundaries of music genres with her three octave range, Juliet Lyons envelopes listeners in a diverse medley of sensations and emotions. Be ready to be drawn into "My Siren Song."
I don't review many vocal albums, but when Juliet Lyons approached me to possibly review her debut recording, My Siren Song, I was impressed and intrigued with the samples I heard of her music. A classically-trained, conservatory-educated singer who composes most of her own music and writes her own lyrics, there is no doubt in my mind that Lyons will be turning more than a few musical heads with her three-octave voice and poetic, socially/environmentally aware messages. I find it fascinating how … more