Artist info

Genre

Indie, Pop, Rock


Sounds like

Lorde, Vera Blue, Daughter, Sia, Florence and the machine, Ms Mr, Haim, Kate miller heidke


Unearthed artists we like

Austen, Amy Shark , Keelan Mak


Website

Bio

Soaring vocals, power production and immersive lyrics combine to create Athena Joy's own Dark pop sound.
With influences like Daughter, Vera Blue and Lorde, Athena draws on darkness and imagery to paint a scene with her music giving an insight of the world in her mind.
Receiving a Queensland Music Award nomination for her Debut EP's title track "Blue" in 2016 Athena has also received stellar reviews and premiers from online blogs such as Pilerats, The Music.com.au, Happy Mag and Plastic Mag in the UK, as well as playing events such as Bleach* festival, Valley Rack it, City Sounds and many more.

Review

Review by Steph Hughes Steph Hughes

24 Sep 2020

Triple J
40

An amazing mood created in this, and so much light and shade! Another gold nugget from you.

An amazing mood created in this, and so much light and shade! Another gold nugget from you.

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

06 Mar 2020

Triple J
35

there's plenty of great artist in this emotive, dark pop zone right now and athena has all the traits to win some fans.

there's plenty of great artist in this emotive, dark pop zone right now and athena has all the traits to win some fans.

Review

Review by Tommy Faith Tommy Faith

27 Feb 2020

Triple J
35

You really kept your cards close to the chest until the chorus but when it hit, I had to fold. Very well played.

You really kept your cards close to the chest until the chorus but when it hit, I had to fold. Very well played.