Leonardo’s Bride singer Abby Dobson has turned their 1996 hit ‘Even When I’m Sleeping’ into a French torch song as Baby et Lulu with Lara Goodridge.
Abby has teamed with violinist and singer Lara Goodridge to become Baby et Lulu.
The pair have recorded the ‘Baby et Lulu’ album, 12 songs of predominately standards but with the occasion twist, such as the reinvented Leonardo’s Bride track, thrown in.
The ‘Baby et Lulu’ album was recorded at 301 and Brighton Boulevard studio by Tony Buchen (Tim Finn, Washington).
It also features songs from Cole Porter, Edith Piaf, Brigitte Bardot and Francoise Hardy.
The band features Matt Ottignon (flute, sax), Julian Curwin (guitar), Marcello Maio (keys), Mark Harris (bass) and Hamish Stuart (drums).
Baby et Lulu have dates coming up in NSW and Victoria.
July 14, Sydney, The Basement
July 28, Kangaroo Valley Hall
August 11, Cronulla, The Brass Monkey
August 17, Bulli, The Heritage Hotel
August 18, Katoomba, The Clarendon
August 24, Melbourne, The Caravan Club
September 8, Marrickville, Camelot Lounge