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Jennifer Corday is an award-winning singer/songwriter/guitarist who's shared stages with Melissa Etheridge, Sarah McLaughlin, Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, The B-52s, Cyndi Lauper, and many many more. Corday is a seasoned professional with star quality and charisma, presenting live shows that leave people wanting more, creating a sub-culture of loyal fans and followers, aka the Corday Crew. Combined with smart marketing, her dynamic personality and musical skill have earned her over 8K FB followers and a flourishing YouTube Channel where she releases music videos and vlogs. While sequestered during the COVID-19 lockdown, Corday recorded an entire album, to be released this Spring 2020. Her single "Anchor" has dropped with a video shot at sea, and is soaring into the hearts of fans, while "I Can't Breathe" was inspired after George Floyds murder, and is going viral in support of Black Lives Matter. Also included in the album is a remake of her previously released song "Home,"a raw acoustic track that is featured in the movie Maybe Someday, where Corday also makes an appearance as an actress. While on break from live shows at local venues and festivals due to the pandemic, Corday continues to write and record, delving into the hearts and homes of her West Coast fans.
Ranging from acoustic indie to rock, her music and videos have been awarded by LA Weekly, GLAMA Awards, LA Music Awards and she's been a Battle of the Band Finalist for KISS FM and STAR Radio. You may have seen her as an actress on the national Ride With Pride Uber commercial, in award-winning lesbian films, or heard her music in MTV documentaries and numerous movies. As a side project, Corday created the Melissa Etheridge Experience, and the Sheryl Crow show, performing at large concert venues and casinos across the nation seeking top-notch tribute acts.
Corday’s anthemic sexy drinking song Second Shot, (featured on her latest full-length LP You Can't Change My DNA) is the title track of the series, starring Fortune Feimster (Chelsea Lately, Netflix) and Jill Bennett (Here TV, Logo) and can be heard in the new movie At Your Own Risk, played at the 2018 WOMEN IN ACTION Film Festival Opening Night. Her videos "Daffodil Shotguns" just showed at the Awareness Film Festival in Los Angeles, spawning loyal followers against gun violence. Corday has played on Olivia Cruises, The Melissa Etheridge Cruise, Country Cruising, and many more including a river cruise down the Danube, expanding her fanbase around the world. She is a true influencer, building a global brand for lesbians everywhere, with strong networking and social media skills, a YouTube Channel, clever merchandise, and grassroots live tours that truly capture life-long fans.
Inspired by Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, and Led Zeppelin, Corday built a large and loyal following in Southern California performing hundreds of shows a year at local bars and venues. In addition to performing yearly at The Dinah Shore Weekend, she's performed at Womenfest in Key West, Women’s Week in P-Town, and at Pride Festivals across the nation. Corday rocked the Melissa Etheridge Cruise, as well as European River Cruises, Country Cruising, and more. She’s a prolific songwriter and acoustic guitarist (endorsed by Taylor Guitars and D’Adarrio strings) with a knack for writing songs from the heart. She’s a lover who plays the cello, but also a rocker who can shred the electric guitar and bass.
Teaming with photographers and filmmakers Jane Clark (Elena Undone, Crazy Bitches, Meth Head), Jen Rosenstein (Jason Mraz, Ozzy Osbourne, Dave Grohl) and Michelle Ehlen (S&M Sally) has furthered her career with stunning videos and imagery. Her Dragonfire video received rave reviews at film fests across the nation-- you won't believe your eyes when Corday is literally "set on fire" by a sexy dominatrix on screen! "Tear Into You" was shot and edited by Jen Rosenstein and won Best Music Video at the Cynema Systers Film Fest. "Kaleidoscope," shot DIY style while touring Europe, is a fan fav, celebrating the beauty of the broken. With over 5 award-winning studio albums and 20 awards under her belt, including Best Female Acoustic Act, and Best Live Band at the OC Music Awards, she's also performed for the troops overseas in Bosnia, Kosovo, and Macedonia.
Her producers include Matt Thorne (The Eels, Trapt, Ratt, Warrant, Everclear, Eddie Money, Game Of Thrones) Brian Pothier (Peter Asher, Bob Malone) and Gavin MacKillop (Sarah McLachlan, Toad The Wet Sprocket, The Escape Club) and she works with incredible musicians including drummers Jorgen Ingmar (L.A.Vation), Keith Larsen (Oedipus), guitarists Brian Pothier (Peter Asher), Damien Smith, Larry Bustimante, and Darryl Marini (The Johnnies), bassists Terry Law, Mikey Hachey (String Puppets, L.A.Vation) and many more.