Katie White took out the 2016 West Australian Music Industry (WAMI) Song Of The Year Award for the Blues and Roots category with her song ‘River’. ‘Warrior’, another track of her EP, was also nominated last year, following a double nomination in 2015 with her song ‘Gypsy’. This makes three out of five tracks on her third EP WAMI nominated. In January 2017 her 4th album, ‘Red Cloud’ was released.
Katie and her band have played all the main folk, roots and world music festivals in Western Australia over the past two years. Highlights included full house performances at Western Australia’s renowned Fairbridge Festival, Nukara Music Festival, Nannup Music Festival and Perth International Arts Festival.
Originally from Denmark WA, Katie’s music has taken her as far as London, but it is still the South West she calls home