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GIRL SKIN are a Brooklyn based collective, led by singer/songwriter Sid Simons. They combine aspects of fragile folk and delicate art rock to create ethereal chamber pop songs that are unafraid to wear their vulnerable hearts on their sleeve. The songs are shaped by Sid’s experiences, taking in his journey from birth in Portland, OR, to his childhood in both Australia and then New York, teenage years in Shanghai, China and a rambling road trip he took around the U.S.A. instead of finishing High School.

The group expands and contracts as the music and projects seem fit but contributing musicians include Bailey Blu (drums/piano/vocals), Sophie Cozine (vocals), Al Nardo (bass), Stan Simons (vocals) and Ruby Wang (violin).

Upcoming Shows

After a series of official and unofficial shows in March for SXSW 2019 plus a packed house at Rockwood Music Hall stage 2 in April, GIRL SKIN will announce upcoming live opportunities shortly.

Stay tuned.


Press - Online

Darling (video)

"The track, an ode to Simons’ muse and collaborator Foster James, blends a warm array of jangle-pop, folk and art rock as the undeniable expression of love is brought to life in aural technicolor.”

You’re A Freak (single)

“It’s truly a fine day when we get to share some great music coming out of Brooklyn with the premiere of “You’re A Freak” by GIRL SKIN.”
Pancakes and Whiskey

PRESS - NERO Magazine

On the cover of the Japanese/American magazine NERO, plus a Japanese and English interview with Sid Simons and a photo spread of the band with photos by Joe Miller.

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Fashion & Music

Featured in Minus New York -  a shop-able feed of graphic design + clothing revolving around music. 



INSTAGRAM - with more than 2.7K engaged fans

FACEBOOK - with more than 700 followers


SPOTIFY - with more than 1K monthly listeners


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From the upcoming full length album


… more upon request.


Bite Real Hard - Video

The one shot music video has premiered in EARMILK

“Bite Real Hard” feels like one of those tracks that would be taken straight out of Cameron Crowe’s beloved film Almost Famous, alongside acts like Paul Simon, David Bowie, and Elton John.”


Live VideoS

Rockwood Music Hall (stage 1), January 24, 2019

Knitting Factory, July 1, 2018




Booking -

General - - Elke Nominikat, Artist Manager

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