patti smith, hard rock, joan jett, punk, rock, heavy music
Jess Finlayson, Tara Doyle.....everyone
Raising Ravens is the solo project for songwriter, guitarist, and singer Jess Finlayson. Starting out as the lead guitarist for all female hard rock renegades, Nitocris, Jess has been touring, writing, and recording since the age of 15. More recently being the founding member lead singer/lead guitarist for The Mis-Made, who are currently on hiatus, the focus is now on recording a solo album involving a variety of Finlayson's favourite musicians and long-standing producer, Lachlan Mitchell.
The first single, Careful What You Wish For was release in early November along with an accompanying film clip and was well received by community and national radio.
Raising Ravens have 2 new releases planned for early 2021 in support of the impending album release in late 2021.
January 29: I Don't Look Good On Paper (revamped version)
April 9: It's a Trap (with accompanying film clip).
Tour Dates TBA for mid-late 2021
"Finlayson has been a massive presence on the Australian hard rock circuit for a number of years and now, with Raising Ravens, has found her niche once more. Dirty old school rock that instantly takes you back to your angst-ridden youth" - HEAVY MAG