Adjacent Cruise Sets Sail With Debut Album, “Light as a Feather, Heavy like the Sun”; Release Party on September 20

On September 13th, Adjacent Cruise will be debuting their album “Light as a Feather, Heavy like the Sun”, and will perform at a special album release at Martyrs’ Chicago on September 20th.

The band is made up of Illinois native Rock Singer-songwriter Shannon Richardson and Hong Kong born-and-raised Classically-trained musician Yuen Yee Richardson. Their different styles merge together perfectly to create a blend of easy-listening music with unique and powerful lyrics.

Yuen Yee and Shannon Richardson of Adjacent Cruise. (Photo Courtesy of Adjacent Cruise)

After three years of collaborating together, the duo is releasing their 20-track debut album, followed by a special one-night-only album release show featuring a rare full-band appearance in collaboration with local musicians including jazz bassist Gordon Walters, rock drummer Brett Grant and classical-jazz saxophonist Amos Gillespie. The full album recorded, mixed and mastered at Handwritten Recording in Chicago.

The performance at the album release show will also feature performances by alternative/indie band, Public Disco Porch, and touring folk band, Ezra Bell, from Portland. All three bands feature similar instrument usage: vocals, guitars, keys, bass, drums, horns.

Keep up to date with Adjacent Cruise, the album release, and the event:

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