Malyssa BellaRosa is a singer/songwriter/guitarist from Providence, RI who writes heartfelt, original songs. The passion in which she writes and performs music is honest and unbridled. Her powerful, soulful and dynamic vocals are consistent in all of her projects and have led her to be awarded the 2018 Motif Music Award for Female Vocalist (Alternative) category and nominated in 2011-2017 & 2019. Malyssa released her second solo album "Affinity" on 4/20/20 with an early sneak-peak on 4/11/20 here. Her first solo album "Open Up" was released in October of 2011.
Malyssa is the singer/songwriter/guitarist for "Sugar Cones" This power trio released their first album in February of 2018 and recently released. Sugar Cones have been blazing through the New England Music Scene nominated for numerous music awards, winning some and just being thrilled to perform and share music. Alyson Hammond on drums and Jeff Sullivan on bass give serious power to Malyssa's compositions. As they hone their sound - they are working writing songs as a group as well.
Sugar Cones released their second album "Road Soda' on 11/13/20 and has received a very favorable response.
Malyssa is also the lead singer and lyricist for rock project GAMMA RAGE consisting of members of local music bands such as Baylies Band, Thrones of Saturn, and Bad Motherfucker. In November of 2020 they began recording their EP at Mad Oak Studios in Allston, MA - to be released early 2021!
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