Zola Jesus


Coinciding with her return to both the Wisconsin woods where she was raised and her longtime label Sacred Bones, Zola Jesus has produced Okovi, her darkest album yet. It is a self-described “deeply personal snapshot of loss, reconciliation, and sympathy for the...unforgiving laws of feral nature.”

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  • Goes by the name of Nika Roza Danilova in her everyday life.

  • Zola Jesus was raised in the woods of Wisconsin.

  • She trained in opera as a Soprano.

  • Her favourite classical piece is Mahler's "Um Mitternacht."

  • She started out recording at home with keyboards and drum machines.