Singer-Songwriter Sheila Swift to Release her Much Anticipated EP
"The Striving is Over" on Itunes August 13
Six years after her highly praised album, "The Shape of Things", the release of two singles, and
a recent 5-week tour in Europe, Sheila Swift is ready to release her much anticipated EP, "The
Striving is Over".
Los Angeles, CA, August 13, 2013 - Six years after her highly praised album, "The Shape of
Things", the release of two singles, and a recent 5-week tour in Europe, Sheila Swift is ready to
release her much anticipated EP, "The Striving is Over". In this new EP, Sheila proves that she is
not just a one trick pony coming from "Daisy", but a well-rounded, all natural musical artist.
"The Striving is Over", is Sheila Swift's most personal album yet. The EP presents three original
tracks by Swift, written throughout her life that have been long waiting to be released. The
musically talented songwriter uncovers herself in this album, presenting songs inspired during
personal life experiences. In her EP, each track delivers its own uplifting positive message.
This album holds themes revolving around life. The songs in the album cover themes such as
tension in marital life, letting go of the past and moving forward, while remembering about the
good in life and reconnecting to one's own roots. Sheila Swift proves her artistic creativity by
adding a natural flow in the order of tracks in "The Striving is Over". Track after track, the three
song EP tells a story. From the first track to the last, the emotional and powerful lyrics, that
Sheila's vocals give life to, depict defining moments for her.
In "Stay", the beautiful, acoustic guitar solos build while harmonizing with Swift's powerful vocals.
There is no doubt her southern roots are portrayed in this EP. Swift intertwines a touch of arousing
country with rock into both other tracks, "Let Go" and "Home". It is in both tracks where Swift
releases positive and inspiring messages to her listeners. Lyrics such as, "you got to let it go",
speaking of the past, Sheila encourages moving forward in life. Sheila depicts fond memories of
the south in "Home”, a reminiscence of her life growing up in the south, Sheila sings, "take me
home". Each track with its very own personal touch and artistic expression, Sheila portrays her
love for music and life.
Following "The Striving is Over", Sheila Swift has more musical endeavors up her sleeve with a
vinyl album release by the end of the year.
Sheila Swift has evolved into a fully-fledged rock singer, largely leaving behind the pop-rock
leanings of her previous work in favor of a more pure rock sound which shines through on the new
material. Sheila played at the South By Southwest Music Festival, in Austin, Texas, as well as a
showcase at House of Blues Houston and has finished a 5 week European tour in Germany and the
Netherlands, with guitarist Ben Jarrad, where ecstatic fans described her as a mix of Gwen Stefani
and Neil Young. A multi-talented artist, Sheila also incorporates her passion for the arts in her
Sheila Swift links: Website - Facebook - Twitter - YouTube.
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