Emanuela De Angelis
was born in 1975 in Pescara, Italy. A former member of the noise band Joyce Whore Not, she has been producing music and performing live since 1994. The group made releases for various compilations before disbanding in 1999. As a guest artist, she contributed to the Tu M' album "01" (Cut Records), performing live improvisations with modified guitar and prepared objects.
In 2001 De Angelis created the project Mou, Lips! with Andrea Gabriele, and their first album, "Peanuts and Shells Geometria", was released in 2003 by the French label List. They have been touring Europe (Paris, Lyon, Rome, London), promoting the CD and they appeared on various European and American compilations, musical projects and net-labels. As a guest vocalist, she also featured independently on the album Poprekordt by the German artist Hinterlandt (Dyhana Records).
In 2003 De Angelis joined the collective Avatar 41° and began doing collaborations with other artists on the "Maurice Soma" CD series, playing percussions and prepared objects for the first CD, and writing fiction for the cover artwork. She was co-curator, DJ and presenter for "tweez", an alternative indie and electronic music show on Radio Citta Pescara.
In 2004, De Angelis started her solo music project as Emanuela De Angelis (aka E.D.A), and she performed at the London Placard. Her debut, "Distances [repetition]", is available for download from the net-label 8bitrecs.
Emanuela De Angelis recently appeared as a guest vocalist on the album "White Label" by british artist Recon, as well as on its companion piece "White Label Deconstruction", both albums being released on Highpoint Lowlife Records. She contributed to the compilation "Sonic Scope 04 : The Portable Edition", released by the Portuguese label Grain of Sound.