Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers

Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers

Mere months after the demise of her former project, the critically acclaimed Beat The Devil, Shilpa Ray is already stirring a raucous with her new band. Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers hits the ground running, taking Shilpa's voice and songs to new heights: grinding blues, sleazy jazz, and disturbing rock tied together with pop and punk sensibilities; the result sounding something like a vulgar Ella Fitzgerald crooning in front of a wall of distortion and thunderous, pounding rhythms.

The band reads like a who's who of recent NYC rock... more