Details of an emerging female singer songwriter
Kate Leopold is an inspiring singer-songwriter and indie folk artist. Most well-known for her leading role in the Gold Coast’s beloved band Leopold’s Treat, Kate is now venturing into an exciting new solo project. Her solo debut begins by showcasing a new selection of songs that Kate has written over the last 4 years in an album entitled Rebirth Dreaming.
Kate is a captivating live performer and an experienced musician playing to audiences since 2007. In 2016, her band Leopold’s Treat received the ’emerging artist of the year’ award in the Gold Coast Music Awards, and were finalists across multiple categories.
Leopold’s Treat launched their debut EP in 2011 and have been releasing music consistently ever since.
Kate’s heart’s passion lies in creating musical journeys to uplift and inspire, and to remind us that we rise together in hope for a better world. An experienced musician and stage performer, Kate has been playing to soulful audiences since 2007, most recently in one of the Gold Coast’s favourite bands, Leopold’s treat.
Kate’s music has been described as a new sound in Australian folk music. Uniting dynamic rhythms, soul-evoking vocals and bright, acoustic melodies, audiences are taken on a captivating journey through the dark depths and the soaring heights of the human emotional experience. Her sound is reflective and emotive, where every part of a listener’s experience is welcome and the human potential for good is endless.
As an environmental scientist and passionate custodian of Mother Earth, Kate weaves potent messages throughout her lyrics, uniting us in a cause that is becoming more pressing by the day. Kate has been inspired by artists like Xavier Rudd, Rising Appalachia and Trevor Hall.
- 60min, 120min and 180min performances available
- Experienced stage musician with 13 years history playing to sizable live audiences
- Suitable for indoor and outdoor audiences
- Suitable for intimate shows and larger, more energised audiences
- Winner – ‘emerging artist of the year‘ award (Gold Coast Music Awards)
- Appropriate for all ages
- Notable performances: Byron Blues Fest, Bleach Festival, Commonwealth Games 2018, Festival of small halls – Woodfordia Inc