Katharine Cole is an award-winning Americana artist with deep roots in both traditional country and hardcore rock. She has released eight albums over her career and achieved recognition from major media for her intensely personal live shows.
Katharine is currently recording at the famed Fantasy Studios with Adam Munoz (Carrie Rodriguez, Dave Mathews, Lyle Lovett) co-producing with Chris von Schneidern (John Wesley Harding).
Katharine has toured the US and Europe, appeared on major stages including the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco, the Roxy and Whiskey in Los Angeles, the Bluebird Cafe and Tootsies in Nashville, and The Knitting Factory & CBGBs in New York, the Michigan Women's Festival, SXSW in Austin, NXNW in Canada...
She has opened for Hootie & The Blowfish, Aaron Tippen, Cake, Train, Third Eye Blind, Elliott Smith, Victoria Williams, Vienna Teng, Matt Nathanson, Wanda Jackson, Red Molly and Amanda Marshall, as well as headlined at several reputable venues and festivals all around the country.
Katharine received the OutMusic Award for best female artist of 2005, she was inducted into the Traditional Music Hall of Fame in 2007, and has received Certificates of Recognition from the California Legislative Assembly for her contribution to the arts and charity work.