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"Hits you straight in the heart. One of those artists that on first listen, you just know you’re going to love."  TALK RADIO

"Wow, fantastic. 'Carve Me Out' is one of THE albums of the year." RADIO TROUBADOUR

"An absolutely beautiful album. There's a truthful emotional pull and a great eloquence to all ten tracks. Very, very impressive stuff. One of my favourite releases in 2017."  CELTIC MUSIC RADIO

"Wryly reflective, sweetly melodic, touchingly compassionate, warm-hearted."  MAVERICK

"A lovely album – reminds me of first hearing Nanci Griffith. 'Ones You Love the Most' is up there with the very best of the genre, both in the writing and the delivery.NORTHERN SKY MAGAZINE

"A spectacular debut LP – a quite remarkable piece of work. A cracking batch of tunes with tales that could beak the hardest heart. Kate’s vocals have both a beauty and a sadness to them.  "Ones You Love The Most” is surely one of the songs of the year. W21 MUSIC

"A gorgeous album with soul, heart, passion, loving and boundless country/folk style...back-to-back wonderful, unbelievably beautiful, engrossing, considered and worthy of unstinting praise."  FATEA MAGAZINE

"Sensitively weaves strands of country and folk throughout in a velvety smooth voice. An album of great warmth and feeling that just makes you press repeat. Definitely worthy of recognition.”  NO DEPRESSION

"Haunting and beautiful... a soulful album that will resonate with people looking for meaning and depth to their music. Brand new yet classically timeless – think Nanci Griffith with a modern twist. LYRIC MAGAZINE

"Brilliant - she clearly has a huge future ahead of her." BBC RADIO MERSEYSIDE

"Quite simply a superb debut album and one that announces the arrival of a genuine talent."  AMERICANA UK

"She’s been likened to Alison Krauss, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Beth Nielsen Chapman and Gillian Welch. We couldn’t agree more. SONGWRITING MAGAZINE

"Captures your imagination and smothers you with its beauty. All of the songs showcase a fantastic talent." THE ROCKING MAGPIE

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