Lana Winterhalt is an indie-pop musician from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her sound and lyrics are influenced by junky breakups, insomnia, and true love, all wrapped up into simple guitar and haunting harmonies in an attempt to make you feel sparkly and weightless. Lana's full-length studio album “If & When” released October 12, 2018 is a mixture of organic and electronic sounds rich in new melodies, dreamy lyrics, and powerful vocals.
Lana Winterhalt, from Winnipeg, MB, is an indie-pop artist whose sound is influenced by junky breakups, insomnia, and true love, all wrapped up into simple guitar and haunting harmonies in an attempt to make you feel sparkly and weightless. Lana has released 4 projects in the past 4 years, having most recently released a full-length studio album “If & When” to streaming platforms everywhere October 12, 2018. Mixing both electronic and organic sounds, “If & When” is rich in new melodies, dreamy lyrics, and powerful vocals.
Since her move back to Winnipeg in May of 2017 after a few years in Saskatchewan, Lana has focused on growing her local following. Within this short time frame, she was selected to play Culture Days Manitoba at The Forks in 2017, has played over 15 shows in and around Winnipeg, was featured in Manitoba Music’s “New Music Night”, and toured across western Canada for two weeks to promote her latest album “If & When”. Lana has also been featured in many local and national media, press, and radio including Global Winnipeg and CBC Radio 1. Follow along on social media to see the latest updates from Lana Winterhalt.
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”Haunting songstress to perform in Kelowna” Kelowna Capital News, October 18 2018, written by Sydney Morton
“It’s very raw and very authentic which is what I seek to do as a musician, to sing about my experiences, these are universal experiences that we can all relate to,” said Winterhalt.
The artist holds nothing back in this album, laying her soul bare on each stanza.
“The Glory of Growing” in Sound, Phrase & Fury Volume 7.1, January 2019, written by Janet Adamana
With her soft, ethereal vocals whispering candid sorrow atop a bed of haunting electronic melodies, it’s hard not to feel moved by Lana Winterhalt and her new album If & When.
Stylus Magazine Local Spotlight, written by Grace Hrabi, December/January 2018/19
”Return to Sender” Review written By Jim Di Gioia of DOMINIONATED, July 12 2018
Ride the Tempo “5 on the fly” Review written by Mark Anthony Brennan November 17, 2018
Live on Global News Winnipeg October 11, 2018 promoting the release of “If & When”