New Song: Song To A Ghost
A delicate song from our softer side. Ghosts invade our dreams, inspire feather-light melodies, and sprinkle floating echos throughout. Listen on our Media Page. We hope you enjoy it.
Bottom Lounge - September 13th, 2008
Thanks again to everyone who showed up to see us at the new Bottom Lounge on Saturday, Sept 13th.
Subterranean - August 12th, 2008
Thanks to all our fans, family, and friend who came out (on a Tuesday night, no less) to share the evening with us and our music. Turnout was great and we sincerely appreciate your support!
Penjar Video & New Songs
We've posted a video for the song 'Penjar' as well as two new songs, Blue and Optical Lithography, to our Media Page.
The footage for Penjar is taken from our shows at Double Door and Tonic Room here in Chicago.
Essenza Remixes Stephanie Dosen Song for Bella Union Label.
After discovering Bella Union artist Stephanie Dosen, Essenza is proud to announce a remix of the song "Like a Dream" from Stephanie's new album A Lily for the Spectre. This song will be made available as a 10" vinyl promo and as an exclusive track through iTunes. The release date will be announced soon.
Jane Lends Vocals to Airiel
Fellow Chicago band Airiel has a new CD, The Battle of Sealand, that features vocals from Essenza's own Jane Zabeth. You can hear Jane on the song "Sugar Crystals" which also features Ulrich Schnauss as well as the song "The Big Mash-Up". This album was released on August 29th, 2007.