Elena Tonra is a name famous in music. She is a folk singer. Also, the founder of the band “Daughter“.
Who is Elena Tonra (Daughter Band)?
Elena Tonra is an England born folk singer. She is popular for being the founder of the group “Daughter”. Similarly, she is frontwoman for the British indie-folk group.
The indie-folk band was fronted by her who is North London native. Also, they formed the band in the year 2010. It was made after Swiss-born guitarist Igor Haefeli & drummer Remi Aguilella became the part of the group.
Talking about the band, they have four EPs & three albums. Likewise, they have signed Glassnote and 4AD. Further, Elena keeps posting photos with her band members on her Instagram.
The folk singer Elena Tonra was born on 15th January 1990 in England. At present, her age is 29 years old. She is in her late twenties. Her birth sign is Capricorn.
Elena Tonra Wiki
Being a famous folk singer, she does not have Wikipedia. Her band Daughter was formed nine years ago. But none of her bandmates have Wikipedia.
But her band Daughter has Wiki. Most of the information about the band can be gained from Wikipedia. On her Wiki, it is mentioned that she experienced traditional Irish music from her grandfather.
In her early age, she received a copy of album Grace which was by Jeff Buckley. It increased the interest of her in music.
Elena Tonra’s Bio
Elena was born in London. Her family is Irish & Italian heritage both. Similarly, she had an older brother named Kieran with whom she grew up.
Likewise, she was born as a part of the Millennial Generation. She raised using computers, social media & internets. She followed her dreams.
When it comes to family life, she is secretive. She has not revealed much about her family. The beginning of her career was when she started performing acoustic gigs.
She performed them at several London venues. Also, she gained knowledge about songwriting from the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance.
Who is Elena Tonra’s boyfriend Igor Haefeli?
Another member of her band is guitarist Igor Haefeli. They have been working together since the year 2010. It has been 9 years since they are working together.
They began dating. Her partner insisted her to keep their romantic life and career separate. Similarly, he said that he did not want her to stop saying personal things on the song.
He wanted her to be free. Also, he does not question her lyrics. It seems like they are in a happy relationship with each other. Thee is no news of their break up.
Before forming the band he saw one of her acoustic shows. He liked her performance. Similarly, he educated at London’s Institute of Contemporary Music Performance.
Elena Tonra’s Tour 2019
The Daughter band played at the local London circuit. After that, they did a tour supporting Ben Howard. The tour was made around Europe.
Furthermore, they have played headlining tours. their tour is around North America, Europe, and Australia.