Portuguese singer, songwriter and producer.
Born in Sintra, Portugal. Soul and heart are hands tight with Traditional Portuguese Music and all "Lusofonias" and "Iberofonias". Yet the mind is linked with Electronic Music.
Since 2012, Andreia is living Senhora do Ó, Exploring the sound intuitively, manipulating it with the support of synthesizers and her voice. Based on organic percussions and synthetic beats, harmonizing Chill Out Ethnic backgrounds, also with Portuguese words. One major objective is to revisit some of the many references at the Old Portuguese Songbook and the ancestral repertoire of oral tradition, also of Portugal, lined within this new context.
Since 2010 she started a new cycle writing and composing music for her own repertoire. ÓAI d'IR, a non-traditional project based in tradicional music. Original repertoire of acoustic songs based on world percussions, and also in melody, using ethnic instruments, including instruments of traditional Portuguese root. A project produced by Miguel Simoes and Andreia João in co-authorship.
Since 2009, also the singer performer for NOIDZ, a band of aliens arising from the Planet. A fusion between Metal, Trance and Traditional Portuguese Music. Participates in the band's second album called 188.8.131.52., released in April 2013, with special guests such Fado singer Kátia Guerreiro and the producer, multi-instrumentist Júlio Pereira.
One of the greatest experience was singing with CRAMOL, a polyphonic chorus of women. Traditional portuguese singing, one of the richest heritage of portuguese tradicional music "a capella".
Andreia performed for other projects, such as ÉTER, music for theater stages with the producer David Martins. ALMA RUBRA, LATA DOG, KATHARSIS, TANIRA.