Since debuting independently in 2019, renforshort has been one of the most sought-after artists hailing from Toronto. Today, she shares her eagerly-awaited debut album aptly titled dear amelia, comprised of twelve stunning songs with features from the likes of Travis Barker and Jake Bugg.
Production comes from her longtime collaborator Jeff Hazin as well as producers and co-writers like David Pramik, Alexander 23, Andy Seltzer, John Ryan, Tia Scola, and Nick Long. Meanwhile, the project is joined by recent releases such as “moshpit,” “made for you,” “we’ll make this ok” featuring Travis Barker, and most recently “Julian, king of Manhattan” among others. Throughout the album, ren narrates an up-close and thrillingly honest journey through the darkest parts of her psyche.
renforshort recently wrapped a tour supporting The Band Camino after a run of dates with Tai Verdes earlier this spring and will headline her dear amelia North American tour this fall. It’ll begin in her hometown of Toronto, ON on September 15th. She’ll make stops in Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Washington, New York, Montreal, and Boston among several others over the course of the following weeks. The tour will come to a close in Los Angeles, CA on October 5th—purchase tickets here.
Listen to dear amelia below.