BIO Written By: Jessica Martinson Making the leap from a blend of influences like One Republic and Evanescence, Erica Shine takes it to the next level with a perfect blend of rock and dark vocal melodies in a haunting new sound for the pop mainstream. Topping the charts, Erica Shine got a Grammy nod for her single Intoxicating on her first album by the same name with her twin sister in their electronica pop duo Fantasy Twins, before going out on her own for her first solo rock single album 'Oxygen' to be released in July 2008. In her sophomore project, her music crosses over into the rock genre and shows a maturity that builds upon the key element that made her first album a hit worldwide including the riveting beats, dynamic vocals, and a sophisticated unity of diverse musical elements and styles. In her music, singer/songwriter Erica Shine, takes us on an emotional journey exploring the trials, tribulations, and inspiring joys of love. The music explores new emotional depths and inspires fans as she plays the edges where both a new found softness and personal strength meet. The brightness and clarity of her voice is like a ray of hope piercing brooding night skies. Fans will appreciate the sophisticated use of clear lifting pop vocals, juxtaposed with driving rock beats and explosive guitar riffs, with a whisper of dark melodic undertones.