Katy Rose Bennett

“Fascinating stuff… a sort of folk-meets-Laurie Anderson” – Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2 

“Lingering spell-craft of multi-layered acappella vocals” – Songlines

Katy Rose Bennett is a Birmingham-based singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer and arranger. She has been creating her earthy, intimate folk music for over 20 years, telling stories of love, despair, connection and community. She has released 7 albums to critical acclaim with plays on BBC Radio 2, 3 & 6 and RTE 1, and she has toured the UK and beyond.

After 2 decades of playing acoustic guitar, for the last year, Katy has been writing and playing a little bit louder on a Gretsch Electromatic, including on tour supporting Danny George Wilson. Recently described by Americana UK as “Sandy Denny meets Linda Thompson”, Katy is about to head into the studio to record her 8th album.