Paula Punch releases new single ‘Tonight’

The songwriter and producer of alt-rock known as Paula Punch has released her latest official single, “Tonight.” Like Punch’s other popular recent releases, the single has been proudly published as an independent release without the involvement of the corporate music industry on the Punch Park record label. Coming on the tails of her popular “Holy Water” single and “Don’t Look Down” LP album, “Tonight” evidences yet again that the world has much music in store from Paula Punch.

For this, her fifth official release of 2018 (!) Sydney, Australia’s Paula Punch cites as main artistic influences The Pretenders, The Eurythmics, Blondie, Joni Mitchell, I’m with Her, LP, Sigrid, David Bowie, Elton John, John Lennon, Ron Sexsmith, and Lucinda Williams.

Built with all the trappings for which Punch’s fans have come to love her, “Tonight” stands out for having a cosmic tone which ripples out from it like the rings of Saturn.

With ‘Tonight’ we have tried to create a sense of interplanetary wonder,” writes the Punch Park label of the track. “Being in love is a ‘colliding of hearts’ and a celebration of being truly alive.”

Paula Punch is fresh off her Californian “Don’t Look Down” tour with Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch, yet already plugging tracks into another record planned for release in 2019. Her live band in Sydney includes the talents of guitarist Rob Gist (Girl Overboard) and keyboardist Marko Simec (Waiting for Guinness, Soul Movers), plus other players from the “Punch Sessions” show curated by Phil Punch of Electric Avenue Studios which showcases local songwriting talent.

The music of Paula Punch began with her performing in the Philharmonic Motet Choir and fronting several bands at her university. Soon after, she began working as a session singer, and quickly graduated to providing backing vocals for Ed Kuepper. Her solo career proved inevitable.

Tonight” was recorded at Sydney’s Electric Avenue Studios and Tone Master Productions, produced, mixed and mastered by Robin Gist, and recorded by Robin Gist with Philip Punch.

Tonight” by Paula Punch on the Punch Park label is available from over 600 quality digital music stores online worldwide now. Get in early, alt-rock fans.

-S. McCauley

Lead Press Release Writer

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