Julia Hamilton began writing lyrics and melodies as a young child. After learning her first guitar chords from her father and becoming a self-taught player, she formed her first band with her younger brother in elementary school. After gaining experience writing songs and playing in bands throughout high school and college, she chose to move forward as a solo artist and performer in 2017 under the name Lava Dreams. After meeting and connecting with Olathe, KS based producer Duncan Burnett, she released her first project. The 5-song EP titled "GOOD ENERGY + FOCUS" was critically acclaimed by 909 The Bridge as one of the best EPs of 2020. Lava also directed and released a popular music video for the second track off the EP, "Rhythm". In 2021, Lava Dreams is currently dropping a new song and accompanying visual every single month, building up to the release of her 11 song self-titled debut LP. Lava Dreams the album is full of electro-pop bangers, personal lyrics, dance-worthy beats, and electrifying guitar solos. With 4 songs already out this year, Lava is in rotation on the radio and building a strong following and discography. The visuals are directed and edited by Lava herself and produced by woman-owned production company Stellar Image Studios. Follow along with her LP journey by finding Lava Dreams on Spotify, Youtube, Instagram, and anywhere you stream music online.