Gazel is a composer, songwriter and producer living in London. Her music is a dark blend of pop, electronic and middle-eastern folk music.
Her debut EP, Bone Key, was nominated in two categories including Best Pop EP in the 2016 Indepedent Music Awards.
Gazel is a haunting live performer, singing in both English and Turkish. Together with her band, they layer classic songwriting with live electronics, strings, and native percussion with a backdrop of live projections and animations by illustrator Acid Lake.
Recent shows include The Lexington, Rich Mix, and the Hammersmith Apollo, opening for Goran Bregovic.
“World class” TRT Music
“Brilliant and beautiful” Kiran Gandhi, M.I.A.