Catherine Gunther is a songwriter who loves to play with lyrics and genres. From Americana to Pop, where the mood goes, the styles flow.
In the last two years her musical style has slowly shifted from traditional instruments to the electronic, exploring the world of pop. Catherine is currently working on a pop album set to release in early 2023.
Her recent EP, A Dangerous Game (2021) is a dark and enchanting collection of songs charting different forms of love and destruction; the damage of a toxic lover, the hurt of an unexpected ending, the loss of oneself, the betrayal of a confidant, and the strength that can be found to rise above it all. Showcasing her Alt-Folk/Americana style of writing she became well known for this dark and melancholic style that haunts and won’t let go.
A Dangerous Game (2021) was her third EP, following Livin’ On the Land (2015) and Bittersweet Memories (2016). Both were well received and recieved nationwide airplay on community radio. She has also performed a various music festivals including Tamworth Country Music Festival, Urban Country Music Festival and Bleach* Festival as part of the Gold Coast’s Commonwealth Games Cultural Program.
Triple J’s Nkechi Anele (Roots N’ All) described her single Buried Alive (2018):
‘If this song was the weather it would be a thick dense fog – there is something hauntingly captivating and utterly frightening about this track. I’m going to sleep with my nightlight on for the rest of the year now.’
Catherine lives in Sydney, Australia.