Hannah Cohen

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Hannah Cohen
Birth name Hannah Cohen
Born (1986-10-25) October 25, 1986 (age 28)
San Francisco, California
Occupation(s) Singer, Songwriter
Associated acts Sam Amidon, Doveman, Rob Moose, Doug Wieselman, Brad Albetta, Ray Rizzo

Hannah Cohen (born October 25, 1986), is an American singer and model. She released one album and toured internationally.[1][2]

Family Background[edit]

Hannah Cohen was born in San Francisco and comes from a family of musicians and booksellers. Her grandfather, Bertie Rodgers, was a poet.[3] Her father is the Jazz drummer Myron Cohen.

New York[edit]

Hannah left home as a teenager, soon finding herself in New York and becoming something of a muse to the city's art scene, posing for Richard Prince, Terry Richardson, David Salle, Will Cotton,[4] and Ryan McGinley.

Hannah immersed herself in New York's music scene, working at the Village Vanguard.[1]

Child Bride[edit]

Hannah's debut record, Child Bride, was produced by Thomas Bartlett, aka Doveman, known for his keyboard work with artists like The National and Antony and the Johnsons.[5] Drawn from Hannah and Thomas's mutual friends, the core band is a small group of New York musicians, including Sam Amidon, Rob Moose, Brad Albetta, Doug Wieselman and Kenny Wollesen. Their sessions were recorded by engineer Patrick Dillett. Child Bride was released by Bella Union on April 23, 2012.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gallacher, Alex. "Introducing Hannah Cohen". Folkradio. Folk Radio UK. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Interview for 7Digital, accessed November 11, 2014.
  3. ^ "WR Rodgers". Culture Northern Ireland. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  4. ^ Prose, Francine. "Will Cotton's Food Art: Buche de Noel". Food & Wine. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  5. ^ Conner, Matt (April 25, 2014). "Hannah Cohen - Child Bride". The Line Best Fit. Retrieved November 11, 2014. 
  6. ^ Moeller, Sean. "Cold Smoke Finds Loves Losses". Daytrotter.com. Retrieved June 21, 2012. 

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