Born in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, Karen has been singing and performing since the age of eleven. She sang with various friends and family in Folk clubs and venues all over Scotland. Moving to the Isle Of Mull proved a turning point in Karen's musical journey when she started singing in Gaelic and won a gold medal at The Mod in Sky in the Folk Band category.
Sarah Barnhard's parents named her after the famous French stage actress, Sarah Bernhardt. She is a singer-songwriter who grew up wandering the forests of Michigan and crawling through fields on her hands-and-knees hunting for luck - she once had a collection of 20 four-leaf clovers! All that luck brought her to New York
Smiling Knife are an all female trio from London and Brighton, UK. They are hard to categorise but indie-pop-folk-noir is about as close as it gets. Their 2nd album 'Bloom In The Dark' drops in December 2013 and is a collection of stories about love, life and the counter terrorist unit. Expect personal lyrics, dramatic arrangements and sublime close harmonies.
Born in New Zealand, Listen Lisse now lives in London. Country girl turned city girl Listen Lisse has released 3 albums of darkly crooning intensity in songs that share their heritage both with folk and punk. Listen Lisse played her first gig in London in 2004 and continues to play as a one woman band or with a drummer and has a set up using loops, guitar and sometimes a stomp box.
Kaitlin McNeil is a 22 year old, Canadian female vocalist. In 2007 she released her 1st single "Pull Me Back Out" which was written and produced by Tyler Adam and distributed via his record label Jack Kitty Records. The song reached #6 (Pop General) and #11 (Pop) on SoundClick and to date is Kaitlin's most recognizable tune. The track has also been remixed by UK/Australian producer Antzilla.