Electric Picnic 2017 Best New Artist, Irish Times Ticket awards.

'Songs as fresh as a day old Haircut' full review here

 

From her debut EP of lo-fi funk 'Dead as Disco' and last year’s alternative disco

anthem ‘Tastemaker’, Katies music encompasses a wealth of genres,

creating sounds that are fresh and exciting. and is currently working on new

Experimental Pop material that will preview during 2019.

A regular by now on the Irish festival circuit, she spent much of 2018/2017 playing

with her band at the likes of Electric Picnic, (where she was named

Best New Artist by The Ticket 2017), Other Voices, Body & Soul, Forbidden fruit

and Indiependence.

2017 EDM track 'Cried Wolf', written and produced in colaboration with the lads over at

Trial and Error, has over 1m plays on Spotify and made no 16 on Spotifys Viral top 50 list.

Katie has played support to Fun Loving Criminals, Maverick Sabre and Songhoy Blues and featured in Other Voices, series 16, TV program on RTE2. and has played in front of President Michael D. Higgins at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition.

Her Music has also featured in RTE's series 'Striking out and in 'Creative Ireland' St Patrick Day promotional videos.

She was delighted to be invited to play her first international gig this year at Fete de la Musique - Centre Culturel Irlandais, in Paris, as part of World Music day 2018. 

Katie launched her new EP 'Spacer' to a sold-out headline show at Whelan’s, Dublin in February,2018

 

"Dublins Queen of Funk..." - France 24

"It’s so addictive, we sense stardom is imminent..." - Record Of The Day

"You can almost hear the disco ball spinning overhead..." - The 405

​"As fresh as a day old haircut..." - The Irish Times

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