Singer-songwriter Cynthia Brando has a voice that’s ideal for folk music, wonderfully throaty and possessed of authentic backbone.”

Music Connection

Onstage, Brando cuts a personable figure with her taste for vintage dresses, homemade earrings and self-deprecating humor; her alto is equal parts silk and Stevie Nicks.”

Bliss Bowen-Pasadena Weekly

Her songs and voice are perfectly suited to the folk rock style she has chosen, and we would love to sit down and share a drink while the sweet sound of her music creates a relaxing musical soundtrack.”

Bob Leggett-LA Music Critic/Indie Voice Blog


Cynthia Brando is a Los Angeles singer songwriter with a recognizably unique voice, which has been described as “equal parts silk and Stevie Nicks.” Cynthia has developed a connection with fellow musicians and appreciators as a performer all across the Los Angeles region and beyond-sharing her unique “vintage vibe” powerful vocals and steady acoustic folk rock rhythms in clubs, homes and as a street performer. She has played notable shows at House of Blues in Hollywood, at music festivals and completed two tours across the country. She is often asked to be a guest writer on music industry sites such as Music Clout, Music Industry How To and American Songwriter magazine, and has received honorable mentions for her music in the Songdoor International Songwriting Competition. In 2017, she received an honorable mention in the American Songwriter magazine Lyric Contest and their 2019 Bob Dylan cover song contest. Cynthia is a 2017 recipient of a Hemera Foundation Fellowship Award for her music. Her 2018 album, "The Treehouse Trio Sessions" gained positive national and international reviews. Music Connection Magazine included it in their “Top 20 Prospects of 2018” list. 

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