Last month Sazzie played her first solo UK show at the Camden Assembly. While England’s defeat to Belgium, shown in the downstairs bar, was nonetheless another step towards football coming home, the free show felt like a homecoming of sorts for Sarah McIntosh herself, returning to the UK stage for the first time since her brother Hamish decided to leave the synthpop duo Lovestarrs last year which set Sazzie on a solo course, with a new name and new management. After a break to visit America, and write music for trailers and adverts, Sazzie was back playing to her adoring audience in the city that launched her into the music business as a teenager.
And then there was one…
This week, former The Good Natured and Lovestarrs frontwoman Sarah McIntosh has revealed that her stage name for her recently-announced solo venture will be her long term nickname Sazzie.
“Yeah you give me that physical feeling, butterflies when I’m walking the streets with you”
Lovestarrs – Planet Lovestarr (DEFDISCO) 10/10
Lovestarrs today released their long awaited debut album Planet Lovestarr. Singer Sarah McIntosh and her brother, bassist Hamish, were helped by a bunch of eminent Swedish producers to create a slick synthpop sound in an excellent record characterised by several real earworms.