Emmy-winner Michal Towber is a singer/songwriter/musician, born in Ashkelon, Israel, and raised in NYC. She is a classically trained pianist and self-taught guitarist who graduated from Yale University and Columbia Law School.
She released Sky With Stars (2000), an album distributed by Columbia/SONY and co-produced by Michal Towber and Soul Asylum front man, Dave Pirner. In support of Sky with Stars, Michal performed at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and opened for Soul Asylum and Patti Rothberg. The track “My Friend” was featured on Delia’s In Your Head sampler and played in movie theaters nationwide, and “Broken Boy” appeared on Dawson’s Creek.
Her sophomore effort, Coma (2002), was distributed by RPM records and produced by Joe Simon, keyboardist of Billy Idol and Fiona Apple. This CD was a CDBaby.com editor’s pick, and many tracks appeared on ABC’s Daytime Television Drama One Life to Live. Robin Finck, of Nine Inch Nails, lent his guitar skills to the track “Alive.” “Life without Me” was featured in the HBO movie Kiss the Bride.
Some people call Towber the new Fiona Apple.
If for some reason you can't access Spotify or Itunes you can listen to 'Alive' for free here or here
A very good song.