Katie Kim

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Katie Kim
A sepia image of a woman standing on a bridge with railway tracks.
Kim in Waterford, Ireland in 2008
Background information
Birth name Katie Sullivan
Born (1983-03-16) 16 March 1983 (age 31)
London, England
Origin Dublin, Ireland
Genres Indie folk, lo-fi, ambient, alternative rock
Occupations Musician, singer-songwriter, composer
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass piano, keyboards
Years active 2008–present
Labels Flaming June

Katie Sullivan (born 16 March 1983), also known as Katie Kim, is an Irish musician, singer-songwriter and composer.

Born to Irish parents in London, England, Kim relocated to Waterford, Ireland with her family a few months after her birth.[1] She currently lives in Dublin.

Kim performs atmospheric alternative folk rock music as a solo project, using a loop station and both classical and electric guitar. She also performs with as part of an ensemble, playing guitar, bass, keyboards and singing.

Kim has released two studio albums, Twelve (2008) and Cover & Flood (2012). In addition she has also composed a film score, an original soundtrack for The Seashell and the Clergyman. Commissioned by The Cork French Film Festival, Kim performed the score at the Pavilion, Cork in front of a live audience in 2011.

She has worked with various musicians and bands, including Halves, Mike Scott and The Waterboys, David Kitt and Ed Harcourt.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Radio" (2008)
  • "Heavy Lighting" (2012)
  • "The Feast" (2013)

Film scores[edit]

Appears on[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkVKSefKHYI
  2. ^ Media relations, ABC. "FINAL WITNESS: A Mother's Revenge". Final Witness press release. ABC media relations. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 
  3. ^ Preblick, Patrick. "Final Witness What The Boy Saw". ABC Television Network. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 

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