Kate’s rock n roll band has been thriving since the release of I Am An Animal, her self-titled debut. Kate has gained a reputation as a strong performer both with and without the band, playing repeatedly as the invited opener for established songwriting talents like Blue Rodeo, Robyn Hitchcock (The Soft Boys), Wilco, Joe Pernice (The Pernice Brothers), Hope Sandoval (Mazzy Star), Jonathan Wilson, Ana Egge, Kathleen Edwards, and Jolie Holland.

After settling back into the Northumberland Hills from where she came, Kate emerged with rock and roll venture, I Am An Animal.

Recorded at Lost Cause Studios, She enlisted the support of Loel Campbell, Anna Ruddick, Maia Davies, Tim D’Eon, James McKenty, Greg Keelor, Aaron Goldstein, Champagne James Robertson, Julie Fader and Graham Walsh. I Am An Animal is a trip into rock and roll and psyche-folk, played by some truly inspired musicians.

“ Kate’s songs are wonderful. They seem to come from a very real place without any pretension and with melodies that are completely her own.”
– Ron Sexsmith
“ Kate’s a force of nature- she deserves to be heard.”
– Greg Keelor

“ Toronto has a new queen of Psych-rock, and her name is Kate Boothman ”- Derek Downham.
May 10, 2019 1:30 am Paradigm, Embrace & CMW presents