In Hebrew SHIRA means song and poem. Born in Israel, living in Brooklyn, SHIRA is a songwriter, producer, writer and visual artist; appropriately dubbed a "Renaissance person" by Deli Magazine who recently named her one of NYC's Best Emerging Artists of 2016. Flooring critics with her enigmatic, unique sound, she's garnered praise for her "awe-inspiring songcraft" (Boston Hassle), "blending genres like soul, folk and electronic pop with a painter's touch" (Deli). She's shared stages with CocoRosie, Mirah, TuNe-YaRdS and Andrea Gibson. Her new album drops August 16, 2016.