VANDETTA a.k.a VANESSA FERNANDEZ
Vanessa’s foray into the world of music and entertainment began when she was just 12.
At the end of 2010, Vanessa became part of audio-visual collective, Syndicate, performing with veteran hip-hop producer/DJ, Kiat, at the opening day of the infamous Gilles Peterson Worldwide Festival 2011 in Sete, France. In that same year, performed with veteran producer Jason Tan at the Singapore leg of the Worldwide Festival. The duo, known as Octover, released their self-titled album on the Syndicate imprint in January of 2013.
At the end of 2011, Vanessa embarked on a journey in Los Angeles to work on her debut solo effort. The first single off her upcoming Vandetta EP entitled “Fly” received positive reviews from influential media such as Pitchfork, MTV Iggy and the LA Weekly.
Upon returning to Singapore in August 2013, Vanessa returned to radio helming the evening drive-time show on Lush99.5fm – Singapore’s premiere vehicle for art, culture and independent music. Her goal is to balance supporting and growing the music scene in Singapore while continuously evolving as an artist and performer.