presented by: Gorilla vs. Bear x Luminelle Recordings

Kate Teague

Kate Teague

credit: Ben Davis

Low Life

There’s something in a great voice that can wake you up to living, that can make distance—the distance between here and then, between memory and lack of faith—seem less terrible. Kate Teague’s got on of those voices.

Recorded at Delta-Sonic Sound in Memphis what’s clearly captured here is a performer with an intransigent spirit. Teague, originally from Mobile, Alabama and currently living in Oxford, Mississippi, sings and plays rhythm guitar, and she’s backed by Kieran Danielson on guitar, Adam Porter on bass, Gabriel Hasty on keys, and Ian Kirkpatrick on drums. Clay Jones’s production allows the songs room to breathe; there’s no artifice, no fake sugar glaze



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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
From: Oxford, MS
Subgenre: Indie Rock
Event Type: Showcase