On April 16th Cold Specks opened for Sufjan Stevens in the beautiful Cleveland Masonic Temple. It was a sold out show and fans were already in their seats anxious to hear Cold Specks.
Her name is Ladan Hussein and she is a Somali-Canadian singer-songwriter from Toronto, Canada who performs under the stage name Cold Specks. Her debut single "Holland" was released on October 17, 2011. She can also be heard on Moby's 2013 album, Innocents.