Kim Churchill

Kim Churchill
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Background information
Born(1990-09-26) 26 September 1990 (age 26)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
OriginMerimbula, New South Wales
GenresFolk, rock, blues
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, musician
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, harmonica, percussion
Years active2009 - present
LabelsIndica Records
Warner Music Australia
Sony/ATV Music Publishing


Kim Churchill (given birth to in Canberra, Australian Capital Place, Australia on 26 Sept 1990) can be an Australian folk, rock and roll, and blues vocalist, songwriter, and musician. He provides released four albums: With Sword and Shield and Kim Churchill this year 2010, Details of Length in 2012, and Silence/Gain in 2014. He’s agreed upon to Montreal-based Canadian label Indica Records


Kim Churchill was created in Canberra and moved to the city of Merimbula at around age group seven. He selected his first acoustic guitar when he was 4 years of age when his dad guaranteed him a acoustic guitar if he do well in college. He was been trained in traditional guitar for a decade. He accompanies his acoustic guitar with blues harp (harmonica), stomp package, drums, and percussion tools. He also takes on lapsteel and tambourine.He started singing and performing before crowds extremely early, writing tracks while experimenting different music or while busking in a variety of venues. A devoted fan of browsing, he incorporated the activity in lots of of his tracks and music video clips. Churchill tours thoroughly and has turned into a favorite during music celebrations like the East Coastline Blues & Origins Music Event (Australia's "Bluesfest"), the Woodford Folk Event, and additional Australian locations. He offers particular pursuing in Canada where he got component in Canadian Music Week, the Ottawa Folk Event and the popular Montreal International Jazz Event. He enjoys great following in america where he performed in the South by Southwest event in Austin, Tx as well as the International Folk Federation Meeting in Memphis, and also a tour in Britain, other European locations, and in Japan.He released his debut solitary "Loving House" that received regular airplay nationally on Australian Triple J radio and ABC Radio Country wide, aswell as community and community channels around Australia. His debut recording was entitled With Sword and Shield Another album was an alternative solution launch, the eponymous Kim Churchill that premiered this year 2010 holding 8 paths from With Sword and Shield recording, but notably five fresh tracks aswell. This discharge was performed through Canadian Indica Information.Churchill's third studio room album premiered on 15 Might 2012 getting the album Details of Distance. It had been documented in Vancouver, Canada and was made by Tod Simko and released by Indica Information. Due to his reputation in Canada, the discharge was supported with a 2012 pan-Canadian nationwide summer months tour. He also released the EP Changes to Stone this year 2010. In 2013 Churchill backed Billy Bragg on his Teeth and Toe nail tour.His fourth album Silence/Gain premiered on 1 Apr 2014 through Fontana North. Made by Warne Livesey, it had been recorded mainly in periods in Ucluelet on Vancouver Isle, BC, Canada. He also involved on the pan-Canadian tour to market the record. The monitor "Some Times the Rainfall May Fall" in the record charted on ARIA, the state Australian Singles Graph reaching amount 86. Another monitor in the same record "Window towards the Sky" was remixed with the French deep home and electro music manufacturer The Avener and released in France as "You're My Screen towards the Sky" and charting on SNEP, the French Public Singles Chart.


Within a review of the Billy Bragg concert for the Vancouver Weekly, critic Jason Motz said: "Starting on this night time was the youthful, barefooted Aussie, Kim Churchill. Churchill produced the the majority of an classical guitar, kick drum, pedals and a harmonica. Developing a sound I could only explain as psychedelic whale music, ocean-side blues or countrified Nick Drake, Churchill shipped an off-the-cuff arranged punctuated with a cover of Dylan’s "Subterranean Homesick Blues". Kim Churchill. Understand that name. He’s likely to impress a complete mess of individuals upon this tour. Up coming year, he may be headlining the Vogue."


In '09 2009, Kim Churchill received Australia's Country wide Youth Folk Designer of the entire year.



2010: With Sword and Shield 2010: Kim Churchill (Indica / Outside) 2012: Details of Distance (Indica) 2013: In to the Metal (Indica) 2014: Silence/Win (Fontana North) 2017: Fat Falls (Warner)

Live albums

2011: Montreal Attic Recordings 2011: FestivaLink Presents: Kim Churchill in Kerrville Wines & Music Festival, TX 9/2/11 2013: Montreal Attic Recordings: quantity 2


2011: Changes to Rock EP


Year Title Maximum positions Recording AUS FRA 2010 "Loving House" — — With Sword and Shield 2014 "Windows towards the Sky" — — Silence / Get "Some Times the Rain Might Fall" 86 — 2015 "You're My Windows towards the Sky" (The Avener and Kim Churchill) — 119