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Kate Walsh

 
Kate Walsh has a really beautiful voice that is like silk in your ears. Along it are heartfelt lyrics and pleasant melodies accompanied by acoustic guitar and piano, with string arrangements.

A 26-year-old acoustic folk singer has been likened to Joni Mitchell and Kate Bush. Her first album was Clocktower Park, released in 2003 and was named for a meeting place in her hometown. In 2007, she released her second album, Tim’s House. It quickly became the No. 1 album on the UK iTunes Store knocking Take That off the top spot. Her third studio album, Light and Dark, was released in August 2009 and features Turin Brakes’ Olly Knights on two tracks.” [source]

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Frankly, I can’t get Chris Merritt’s song “Tower of Sand” out of my head, so I checked out some more tracks of his and they’re very nice! His relaxed voice has an interesting character atop playful piano arrangements.

His 2007 album, “Hello, Little Captain” is one of his best earlier works, but he has a new album this year titled “Virginia Is For Hoverers (Part II)“, both pictured below:

You can find his entire discography for the lowest price right on his own web store.

What is this?

Every week I am going to tell you about a lesser known music artist or band that I think sounds pretty awesome. Essentially, I want to share with you my love for music.

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