Whether it's a raspy-throated vocal interpretation of Janis Joplin or Susan Tedeschi, or a soft ballad from Bonnie Raitt or Patsy Cline, a rock-rooted Suzanne Lord performance will make you sit up and take notice!
Suzanne's diverse background of rock, R&B and Country are apparent in her unique and exciting sound. Performing has taken her from the US to Europe, sharing stages with rock legends and grammy award winners like; Meatloaf, Rick Derringer, Johnny Winter, Paul Nelson, Vito Liuzzi, James Montgomery, Ronnie Spector, Huey Lewis, Al Jarreau, Jeffrey Osborne, Chuck Mangione, Paul Noel Stookey, Raun Ruffin, Kathleen Turner, Chris Fitz, Paul Petit & Detroit Breakdown, Greg Hodde & The Blue Miracles, Hilly Michaels-Dan Hartman Band, Dennis Dunaway-Alice Cooper Band, Cesar Rosas-Los Lobos, and Herb Reed & The Platters. She founded and toured with the Texas Blues Band "High Maintenance", along with Dave Howard and the High Rollers. She has also has toured with jazz pianist-Mathew Quinn, The Mill City Rockers, T-Bone Wolk of Hall & Oates and SNL fame, Ringo's All Star Band, and Grammy Award Winner-Perry Lee "Tiny" Tavares of Tavares fame.
Her first CD project, "Shoot The Moon", was released on the Big Noise Record label and features an 8-song collection of eclectic material, covering op, Rock and Jazz, showcasing her incredible range and versatility as a singer. Her strong and sexy style has won her acclaim in New England and abroad. Backing Zan on the project is Billy Joel's legendary drummer Liberty DeVitto, Johnny Winter Bassist-Scott Spray, and veteran keyboardist from Ronnie Spector's band, Beth Styles. The album was produced by former Orleans guitarist Michael Mugrage, who also added his expert guitar work, songwriting and arrangement talents!