Byron Bay's Lil Gypsy " Kathryn Jones " is one hot blooded showgirl. A dynamic, seasoned performer, Kathryn"s unique self styled mix of country roots blends elements of jump blues, slack key, swing, country blues,folk and rockabilly. Her debut album "Yesterdays News " was nominated in 2012 for "Best Album" at the Tamworth Country Music Festival in the People"s Choice Awards as well as Kathryn being nominated for "Most Promising Future Star".
"Yesterday"s News" is a nostagically charming debut album with 1950's cowgirl touches. Refreshingly different and thank goodness for that" - Rosie Adsett Country Update Magazine Issue 61
Kathryn's new album " Lil Gypsy" was produced by Golden Guitar Winner Steve Passfield. With 13 original tracks and one cover , Kathryn had an incredibly positive response at the 2015 Tamworth Country Music Festival airing her third studio album of alt- country songs .Taking out the Peoples Choice Awards for Best Vocal/Musical Event, The Best Collaboration Brumby Award as well as taking out Best New Celtic Talent at the 2016 Australian Celtic Music Awards, the albim has shown to be a favourite amongst the country music crowd. The first single from the album "Even Cowgirls Sing the Blues" shot up to #4 on the Australian Independent Country Tracks Charts and hit #1 in Tasmania.
" The album of the festival " - Festival Fm presenter Jon Wolfe
Currently she is touring with Steve at many festivals around the country promoting the new album Lil Gypsy as well as doing shows with Clelia Adams and Ray Essery in their caberet show The Mad Mullum Mob.
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