Garrett Kato 'Take It Slowly' Tour
When: Thursday 21 September, 7.00pm
Where: Albury Entertainment Centre, 525 Swift Street, Albury
Price: $15.60 Admit, in the Theatrette
Garrett Kato is a Canadian born musician and songwriter. He lives in Byron Bay, New South Wales with his Australian partner and daughter.
In 2015 Kato released his second LP, That Low and Lonesome Sound , to much critical acclaim. “ A gentle gem rich with songwriting nous and emotion leaking from every pore.”Rolling Stone Magazine. Prior to the release of the LP Kato signed a three album publishing deal with Sony ATV.
Kato has toured extensively throughout Australia including 33 sold out support slots for Pete Murray, Bernard Fanning, Kasey Chambers, upcoming tours with Andy Grammer (USA) and Frazey Ford (CAN) along with multiple sold out headline Australian tours.
At times, That Low and Lonesome Sound evokes subtle images of a younger darker Springsteen with the moments of lush beautiful instrumentation from the likes of Bon Iver and The War on Drugs. The LP was recorded over two years at Kato’s home studio in Byron Bay with the help of engineer Anthony Lycenko . Kato had been living in Australia for four years by the time the record was finished, the dramatic life event was detailed in a centre piece of the LP.
“Sweet Jane”was recently featured in the Hollywood Motion Picture “Bad Moms”and racked up over 200,000 Spotify plays in three weeks.
Kato is about to embark on run of solo dates throughout November. Particularly intimate venues have been selected to create the most beautiful atmosphere possible with a limited run of tickets.