INTRODUCING: COOPER

Ok, this is the background which we needed a tutorial on to follow it tonight but makes complete sense once you read it through. You have this really cool gem of a thing in this talented young artist which like a rock has become shinier as she rammbled along the river a bit sorta speak..and so is the case with COOPER: Kate Cooper (aka “Cooper”) who is from Brisbane, Australia. Her career started out by forming her first band Iron On. They released EP’s and a full length, toured a whole lot, and supported several notable artists including Tegan and Sara, The National, and Sleater Kinney.

Shortly after, Kate started playing with her friend Damon Cox. This became the beginning of An Horse. It quickly piqued the interest of Canadian musician, Sara Quin (Tegan and Sara), and both Quin sisters invited An Horse to support them on their US tour. They did, and were eventually brought and signed to Mom+Pop by Sara herself. Kate spent the next four years extensively touring the world with An Horse, opening for acts such as Silversun Pickups, among others.

In 2012, Kate was living in Canada but spent some time in LA to write. There she met singer/producer, Tim Myers, where they ended up writing 10 songs in 10 days. Sara Quin then signed on as Executive Producer, along with the support of Mom + Pop to release her new music as COOPER. Kate is currently putting finishing touches on her new record and letting the universe figure the hard stuff out.

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