Rachel Kate

Rachel Kate

 Nashville, Tennessee, USA

“Rachel Kate stands on her own as a charismatic and inspired singer, almost larger than life, even. The whole affair oozes individuality and even her nominal affiliation with folk really has nothing to do with the current bureaucracy of modern folk singers and its sometimes rigid definitions.”Sean Knight - South Carolina Music Guide


100% herself onstage and off, Rachel Kate delivers a delicious blend of soothing vocal melodies the grittiest of the grit. With stories of love and hate she plays her voice like the musical instrument that it is. She relentlessly tours from coast to coast, playing close to 300 shows in 2014. Before moving back to her home town of Nashville, TN, Rachel Kate was residing in Charletson, SC where, in 2013, She was awarded Singer-Songwriter of the Year AND Rockabilly/Americana Artist of the Year by the Charleston City Paper.  

She has performed at festivals such as Muddy Roots (TN), the Jam Room Music Festival (SC), Underground Music Showcase (CO), and Farmageddon Records Music Fest (MT). As a musician on  The Unchained Tour-from the author/creator of the Moth Podcast, Georg Dawes Green, along side Peter Aguero, Neil Gaiman, and Edgar Oliver. Rachel kate has a shared the stage and played festivals with Shovels and Rope, Son Volt, Those Darlins, Kaki king, Two Man Gentleman Band, Shooter Jennings, Mechanical River, Water Liars, Andrew Combs, The Urban Pioneers, Christian Lee Hutson, Matt Woods, Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy, The Kernal, The Calamity Cubes and many more. 


Self-Titled LP "The Shaniqua Brown" 2011 featuring

Bike Ass
Hole In My Sole
Foolish Heart