4/6 - Springing the Blues Festival with Jonn Del Toro Richardson, Jacksonville, FL
4/28 - Inman Park Festival with Atlanta Soul Power, Atlanta, GA
6/9 - Atlanta Blues Society, Women in Blues Showcase, Blind Willie’s, Atlanta, GA
7/6 - Piedmont Park Green Market with Ross Pead, Atlanta, GA, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
7/15 - Georgia Theatre Rooftop with the Redstone Ramblers, Athens, GA
7/21 - Blind Willie’s, Atlanta, GA - duo with Chris Cameron, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
8/5 - Nashville Songwriters Association International, North Atlanta Meeting, Lawrenceville, GA, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Photo: Ed Lee
“Spectacular” “An amazingly talented musician”
- Carlin “C-Note” Smith, “Big City Rhythm & Blues Magazine”
“a marvelous debut album from a consummate performer, keyboardist, and flautist” “refreshing and exciting”
-Rhetta Claudette Akamatsu, “Making A Scene”
Atlanta native Kathie Holmes has a fiery New Orleans piano style, soulful vocals and a leave-it-all-on-the-stage personality but is best known for electrifying the crowd with her sultry, funky, and rocking blues flute. She performs at festivals and clubs throughout the Southeast as a member of several blues, rock, and funk bands and is an in-demand artist for recording sessions. Her recently completed CD showcases her captivating songwriting and spirited performance on keyboards, vocals, and flute.
Recent festival appearances:
Springing the Blues Festival, Suwannee Roots Revival, Atlanta Holiday Hootenanny, Suwannee Spring Reunion, Harvest Family Hootenanny, Inman Park Festival, Winterville Marigold Festival, Athfest, Ocoee River Jam, Gram Parsons Guitar Pull, Georgia Blues and Roots Festival, and Hemlockfest.