Kathryn Caine is a Charlottesville VA girl who has been singing, writing songs, and performing her entire life. Her music combines many influences including Bluegrass, which the music she was raised with; Soul, she has it, Rock, she loves it and she tears up Gospel. She has released 5 CD’s, Whiteville; The Kathryn Caine Band; Better; Kathryn Caine’s Christmas Special; Down Home Girl and now her latest – When I Was His Wife.
Kathryn Caine is a prolific songwriter and fantastic live performer and an amazing singer. You always hear traces of the high and lonesome in her voice as well as the gritty Gospel as she sings songs that range from a broken heart,to the emptiness of rural life, to love and hope. Her music can be found at iTunes; Bandcamp; and CD Baby. She has played the Birchmere, The Bluebird Cafe, The Paramount and opened for acts Phil Vassar, Marc Chestnutt, Elizabeth Cook, Web Wilder, Asleep at the Wheel, Indigenous, Derek Trucks, Davis Grisman, Darren Nicholson and most recently Jamey Johnson and Josh Turner to name a few.
Kathryn’s new album When I Was His Wife will be available from 1st June 2012.
With a voice that rivals such acts as Alison Krauss and Dolly Parton, Caine delivers an awesome performance throughout her new album – Swift reviews Nov 2010.
In a world that thrives on the American dream of freedom and liberty, the musical genre of Americana encompasses that very concept. One such artist today who understands its sound is none other than Americana/Bluegrass artist Kathryn Caine. Her soulful sound is one that pleases ears and hearts everywhere Elton R Jones Sonic Eclectic.
The Band comprises: Kathryn Caine on vocals and piano; Andy Thacker on acoustic Guitar and mandolin; Tom Hogge on backing vocals and banjo; Darrell Muller on bass; James McLaughlin on drums, Jay Starling on Dobro and Peyton Tochterman on vocals on The Whiskey Song.