Lynette Diaz is an American-born, New Zealand-based Singer-Songwriter with a voice and writing style that evokes the sounds of female folk singers of the 60's.
Lynette sings with a fiery voice that she attributes to her Mexican-American roots. ďMusic comes through me, itís a passion, itís heart-filled, itís fun, itís intense and itís all rooted in my upbringing around a hodgepodge of various styles of music from 60ís and 70ís folk/country, independent singer-songwriter, 80ís techno and traditional Mexican folklore music.
Lynette released her debut Cd, ďLyrics In My Headí in late 2008. The song ĎLiving Before Dyingí has received honorable mention in the Unisong International Songwriting Contest and Peacedriven Song Competition. Various songs from the Cd have received airplay in NZ, Australia and United States. Lynette recently returned to New Zealand after spending two months performing in the Seattle area of the United States.
Besides her own music, she is active in promoting other New Zealand female acoustic artists through the New Zealand Women's Acoustic Collective (NZWAC), which she founded in 2008 . The NZWAC celebrates a sense of community and collaboration amongst member female artists.
Lynette is also the radio host of "FemAcoustica Music and Review" , a monthly radio show on Plains FM 96.9 (Christchurch), featuring female acoustic artists, with an emphasis on New Zealand music.
There are currently no comments for this artist.