Katy is in Denmark playing festivals and shows for her project, Teenage Love (with Anna Lidell). Join us if you're in Scandinavia ;)
Idolator gives a nod to title track from Whispering Voices, amongst some other blogs and zines.
Paste Magazine premiered Katy's new video - Hate (It's a Bad Education) on February 1st, calling it 'Art-tastic'. Share where/when you can, people! Other tracks from the new release, Whispering Voices can be heard on Soundcloud
Katy's new EP - Whispering Voices, will be digitally available for purchase on February 1st, 2016 via CDBaby. In the weeks following, it will become available on other digital media outlets such as iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, etc.
The Music Ninja features Katy's track - Hate (it's a bad education), referencing her upcoming performance with Autumn Kioti (and visuals by Sol Kjok). Join us this Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 at Dixon Place. For a discount on tickets (advance purchase only) use code JANFF16.
January, 2016 Katy Gunn will release Whispering Voices, song compositions from her interdisciplinary collaboration with artists Sol Kjok, Autumn Kioti, Bob Clyatt, Richard Borge & Sam Yocum. This EP consists of samples created by her voice and body to reflect the human search for connection and meaning. Katy will perform these works with interdisciplinary artist and performer Autumn Kioti on January 20th, 2016 as part of Dixon Place's Fast Forward Dance series, featuring the duo's choreography from Whispering Voices.
Come complete the ritual for Whispering Voices this Friday, October 23rd featuring Katy's live performance of song compositions created for this unique exhibition, along with a live, interactive installation involving interdisciplinary artist, Autumn Kioti.
Katy continues the ritual for Whispering Voices at NOoSPHERE ARTS this Friday. Performing with violin, looper and voice, Katy will improv music in collaboration with interdisciplinary artist, Autumn Kioti. Come reveal your secrets, burdens and share with us in the ritual. Doors at 7:30.
Katy performs alongside interdisciplinary artist Autumn Kioti for a very special event - the launching of an industrial/large performance venue - The Last Frontier in New York City. This multidisciplinary collaboration combines visual art, aerial movement and music/performance of Katy's new song compositions. Click here for the Facebook event - we want you with us to join in the ritual. Please also Click here for more information on the project, and to donate so that we can make it as spectacular as it should be!
Katy presents her work at NYU Steinhardt for an intimate performance and class with Matt Sullivan
This Saturday, Katy will perform live for OXHEART's closing exhibition event at NOoSPHERE Arts alongside a lovely cast of performers. Join for some wine, art and stellar performances by some very special artists!
Katy will release a new set of song compositions for Whispering Voices, an immersive, interdisciplinary art collaboration set to take place October 10th, 2015 in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Donations are needed to make this event happen. Please help share the link and help fund the event!
Shows and video shoots to ensue for Katy's project, Teenage Love, all summer in Denmark. See the website for show dates and more.
Katy will be in Copenhagen, this month, doing a series of shows for her project Teenage Love (with Anna Lidell). She is also working on some new very personal tunes she will share with you in coming weeks. More on that soon…
New York City
Shows at NOoSPHERE ARTS this month in New York City, another release from Teenage Love, and the Method Man track is up to over 50,000 plays…
New York City
NEW RELEASE!!! Katy Gunn does the chorus on SHINE - an M-DOT release featuring Hip Hop royalty Method Man (Wu Tang Clan) & Dominique LaRue - produced by d.C. Soulplusmind. Share, share share.
Teenage Love will also release a track for your holiday listening pleasure - shortly. Stay tuned...
Copenhagen & Berlin!
After wrapping up performances with Teenage Love in Copenhagen, Katy heads to Berlin for a show at Ä and an appearance on Piffle! Radio. Check out the Shows page for details.
New Acoustic Video shot in Berlin - Katy plays 'Amsterdam' - floating down the channel on a canoe in Berlin. Video courtesy of Canoe Concerts.
This month - Copenhagen. Katy plays five shows while in town - one on October 10th at Galleri Oxholm (acoustic with violin and voice for an exhibition opening), and also at COPENHAGEN UNEARTHED, a one-day festival in the city. More shows and details are listed on the Shows Page.
Katy is also in town to work on her project, TEENAGE LOVE with Anna Lidell. More Teenage Love tunes coming soon (and a video).
Katy will perform solo and as Teenage Love with Anna Lidell in Rome September 26th, at Rialto Santambrogio. This show is a special exchange between Scandinavian/Machine Drops Productions and Italian label/MarteLive (Katy will be an honorary Scandinavian this evening while playing as Teenage Love ;)
Teenage Love is getting a great response in Denmark - within just one month of its birth!! After being featured on the culture page for Danish National Radio, Katy and Anna got serious radio airtime on major stations P6 and P3 in Denmark! That and a positive live review by Danish Mag Bands of Tomorrow.
Friday, September 12th, Teenage Love will release it's first music video, GOLD - conceived, shot and edited by Katy and Anna in the basement of Anna's dorm - Regensen (Copenhagen). Much fun and foolishness ensued, which resulted in their first music video. SHARE ON YOUR TWITTER AND TIMELINES PEOPLE!
Katy performs the Copenhagen Songwriter Festival on Friday, August 15th! Several acoustic shows will be performed around the festival - keep up with the Shows page on the site to join!
Katy Gunn is in Denmark co-writing and producing a new EP with Danish songwriter and producer Anna Lidell! Stay tuned for more updates and developments ;)
Katy G is in Berlin for the month of June. You can see her perform several shows while in town, and then it's back to Copenhagen for work on a special project with producer and songwriter Anna Lidell. MORE LATER!!
Copenhagen (Denmark) - Katy goes to Copenhagen for a new project and an appearance at Galleri Oxholm, performing amongst featured art works by SOL KJØK and PETER MAX-JAKOBSEN, on exhibit from May 9th through the 19th.
On Wednesday, April 30th, completing Katy's MONTH OF DAD series, Katy will play a show at Mercury Lounge on the Lower East Side. This show is dedicated to her Father, Fred S. Baker in loving memory. Come join us for the performance and share in the ritual/series.
Month of Dad
This April marks the one-year anniversary of the passing of Katy Gunn's beloved Father, Fred S. Baker. To honor his memory and celebrate his life, Katy will send her father a daily message during April via social media (twitter, instagram, facebook, blog entry, etc.). This is a public 'series', creating a virtual space and ritual for sharing thoughts and memories related to the loved one that has passed. You are welcome to join by sharing your own memories and thoughts on loss, or if you knew Fred S. Baker - of Katy's Dad. The purpose for this series is to provide a ritual of sharing. At the bottom of each BLOG entry there is a place you can comment, or on Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media profile Katy puts up a post. April 30th marks the end of this series, wherein Katy will perform at the Mercury Lounge in NYC, and we ask that everyone who has participated to join us there to complete MONTH OF DAD.
Katy Gunn to sing on upcoming single with various artists (subtext: one notably famous rapper)! Release dates and more info coming - stay tuned!!! Plus - more teaser tracks to make an appearance online for your listening pleasure shortly. For now, chew on Amsterdam and share with your friends anywhere/everywhere you can..
March 14, 2014, Katy will perform a special acoustic short set for art exhibition Du Weißt ich liebe das leben (you know I love life), taking place at Chashama art gallery in Manhattan (NYC). This is an International Group Art show, so work will be on exhibit and there will be other performers at earlier times. Katy will perform a brand new set designed for the space and theme.
SHOWS ARE CURRENTLY BEING BOOKED for Spring and Summer in both New York and Europe. More news on that shortly!
Katy performed at NOoSPHERE's 3-year anniversary party and benefit in New York City, displaying her violin and singing prowess with singer Thea Beemer on vocal harmonies. The gathering was warm and many art pieces were purchased and will go towards the funding of the gallery. Here is a facebook link for Katy's page so you can see some more shots from the party. In addition, a blog entry will be added shortly for those who missed the festivities.
Katy Gunn will perform solo at NOoSPHERE Arts in New York City on Friday, February 7th for the Annual Benefit party - but this is not a typical performance. After her last performance art piece executed at NOoSPHERE a while back, Katy is diving back in. Click on the shows tab for more details.
Katy will also be performing a short setlist of songs on February 4th for the Benefit Auction at NOoSPHERE ARTS to help raise funds for the gallery. NOoSPHERE is a wonderful space on the lower east side in New York City, where the focus is on art from abroad, with a special bent towards Norway. As the in-house musician, Katy will perform with Thea Beemer (singer) to help keep it up and running. See event details and ticket info on the shows tab.
A new track mixed and recorded by Katy - Amsterdam (click here for the link to soundcloud) has been posted - take a listen! Please share on facebook and twitter with friends. Katy will be in hiding for the Holidays, but back out in January, releasing more tracks online, and a new project - stay tuned!
KATY PERFORMS THE PEEL SLOWLY AND SEE FESTIVAL IN LEIDEN, NETHERLANDS
Katy Performed in the cozy city of Leiden (NL) on Saturday, November 2nd for an attentive audience at the Imperium Theatre. The review of her performance (and the festival) can be found here (in Dutch), and of course, a blog post has been added. Now back in Berlin, the Katy Gunn saga continues...
LAST SHOW AT THE LIVING ROOM, ARIZONA AND NYC
The Living Room (NYC) is closing for a while until it finds a new location. Katy performed a show with Thea Beemer and Fred Baker as a last goodbye to the Lower East Side venue in New York City October 20th (click here to watch a video clip of Katy performing). Katy also did an interview with Zoe Speas, blogger for the Orensanz Foundation in NYC (which will be available soon online - she gave this complimentary blurb on Katy's performance in the mean time). Read the blog entry about Katy's wherabouts and shows/etc, here.
BLN.FM RADIO & COPENHAGEN SONGWRITER FESTIVAL
Roman Kern will feature some Katy Gunn on 'Kernstück' - #17 to be exact - his radio show on BLN.FM. Roman discovered Katy at her last performance in Berlin and wants to share - check out Roman's radio show by clicking here. Airs Sunday.
Katy is also getting geared up to perform in the Copenhagen Songwriter Festival August 17th, main stage. Meanwhile, she blogs...
JULY 25th, 2013
WRITING, RECORDING, SOAKING UP BERLIN
Katy is in her favorite German city writing, recording and producing new material and ideas for the upcoming album/project. Read the BLOG to keep updated on her wherabouts (in general) and how her brain is being tickled. She will be blogging more as promised..
BACK IN BERLIN
Katy is back in Berlin and will be doing a private party performance this evening. For now, you can check out her BLOG entries on the Video Release Party and other recent events in NYC.
KATY GUNN'S OFFICIAL VIDEO RELEASE PARTY
Yes yes yes - we are finally going to throw this party! After a difficult spring (Katy had to say goodbye to her loving Father - Fred Baker), it is now time to do as he taught her - work hard, then play hard!
Friday, June 28th at NOoSPHERE Arts, there will be screenings of Katy's recently released music video - 'Consequences'. A new one was shot in NYC this past week - a little tune dear to her heart on the upcoming album. We'll let you know when that one is cooked. Directors of the video 'Consequences' - Carlos Santiago and James Martinez will be at the event, as will special guest performers, along with a full set by Katy with new songs. This party is just that - a PARTY and celebration, not just a show. Please bring everyone you know and come celebrate with us.
KATY MINGLING WITH VIKING RAPPERS IN NYC...
Last night Katy kicked off a private fundraising event with a performance for NOoSPHERE art space on the Lower East Side in NYC. Thea Beemer (singer) joined her, making the show extra special. This also debuted the exhibition, Viking Rappers, from New York to the North Pole - a show involving Slin Craze, a famous Norwegian rapper - whom Katy will share the stage with at the Mothership Loft Party event Saturday night - along with a viewing of the documentary film (Director and Photographer attending) on these artists and what they represent. A few shots from last night and a blog entry can be found by clicking here or going to Katy's blog page. More photos and updates on the Mothership party soon to come!
NEW SHOWS POSTED
VIDEO RELEASE PARTY RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 28th AT NOoSPHERE ARTS
Coming back to New York City in June for a slew of shows and parties - INCLUDING the Video Release Event formerly scheduled for April - now set for Friday, June 28th. After weeks of emotional repair, it is now time to play some music again! At the party will be special guest performers, a veiwing of 'Consequences', AND a brand new screening - a preview of the next video before its online release - all in one great evening. Directors/Producers James Martinez and Carlos Santiago will be there in addition to the performance. Updates and details coming soon.
CHECK OUT: Shows page (new dates for new performances) and Katy's Blog
APRIL 10th, 2013
Fred S. Baker, Katy Gunn's loving father and friend has passed away today. Katy will be taking a hiatus to honor and celebrate his memory with family and friends. We will be in touch shortly. Thank you for all your support through this difficult time.
We plan to reschedule the former April 12th Video Release Party/Event in New York City to celebrate Katy's first music video release. 'Consequences' has already entered the blogosphere, so please continue to help spread the word. If you know any music blogs you like, please feel free to forward the video to help get the word out!
We are still planning to throw a party at NOoSPHERE Arts, a gallery/art space on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. The Directors/Producers of the video will be there, and of course, a viewing of the video and some more surprises. Help get the word out about the new video by sharing on facebook, twitter and anywhere else you can think of until we see you at the party....
Lady Indie (a Montreal-based music blog) featured the new video today on their site. Check it out - http://www.ladyindie.com.
MARCH 17, 2013 - FIRST OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO RELEASE
During January, 2013 Katy blew through New York City (from Berlin - where she is currently writing and producing her upcoming album) to shoot her first official music video. The track of choice - 'Consequences' off her first solo album, Beautiful Things.
The video was conceived, shot and edited by One Motive Productions with Directors James Martinez and Carlos Santiago. Click on the pic (to your left) to view the video. Share it on facebook and twitter! Help spread the word!
AUGUST 15th - 18th, 2013
COPENHAGEN SONGWRITER FESTIVAL
Katy performed Saturday night, August 17th at the Copenhagen Songwriter Festival, Main Stage with Martin Krogh. Appearances on other nights at the more intimate listening room with marstal:lidel and friends ensued. Read the blog post to see more pictures and hear about it..
THIS VIDEO was shot during Katy's first trip to Berlin (2012). During that time, her good friend, (and quite the accomplished film animator and visual artist) Mr. Christen Bach, was kind enough to shoot her doing an all-acoustic performance at Zozoville Gallery (Friedrichshain) with musicians Martin Rose and Benjamin Wellenbeck. You'll see plenty of art up on the wall during the video - we had a lot of fun doing this and checking out the gallery.