Laura Imbruglia

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Laura Imbruglia
Birth name Laura Imbruglia
Born (1983-06-15) 15 June 1983 (age 32)
Origin Australia
Genres Indie rock, Alternative rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Voice, Guitar
Years active 2000–present
Labels Chatterbox
Website Official Website

Laura Imbruglia (born 15 June 1983)[1] is an Australian indie rock singer-songwriter.

Early life and family[edit]

Laura's father is an Italian of Sicilian heritage and her mother Anglo-Australian. She grew up on the Central Coast. Laura is the youngest in her family; one of her sisters is pop-alternative singer and actress Natalie Imbruglia. Laura has insisted on maintaining her musical career independent of her famous sibling.[2]


Imbruglia has released a single, EP and 2 albums independently through her own label Ready Freddie Records. Her debut album was released through Chatterbox Records/MGM, Silversonic Records (DE) and Strange Ears (DK). She was featured on jtv,[3] where "Looking for a Rabbit" was voted #2 music video of the year in 2007, and MTV Australia[4] and performed at the 2002 Homebake festival. She has appeared on the television drama series Crash Palace.[5] Laura toured Europe in late 2007 and March 2008 to promote her self-titled album, including dates in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Denmark and the UK.

Personal life[edit]

She is currently based in Melbourne.


  • It Makes a Crunchy Noise (2003) - EP
  • "My Dream of a Magical Washing Machine" (2005) - single
  • Laura Imbruglia (2006) - album
  • The Lighter Side of... (2010) - album
  • What A Treat (2013) - album


  1. ^ "Factfile". Laura Imbruglia (official website). Archived from the original on 2007-08-27. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 
  2. ^ Hornery, Andrew (19 May 2006). "Stardom looms but don't mention the other S word". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 
  3. ^ "60 Second Spotlight: Laura Imbruglia". jtv. 17 November 2006. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 
  4. ^ MTV Live, 12 June 2007.
  5. ^ "Imbruglia No2 in TV debut.". Australasian Business Intelligence. 2 August 2001. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 

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