About Annie & Kate
Annie & Kate are an indie pop/rock, acoustic duo from Austin, TX who have been performing for over ten years. They are fraternal twins, and each are multi-instrumentalists, vocalists and songwriters. Together they perform with a signature blend of harmonies, and have recorded three original EPs/albums. They've been in music for most of their lives, starting out with piano lessons at six years old. Over their childhood and early teen years, they added more instruments and participated in several teen bands, and later decided to focus on performing as a duo. Since that time, they have performed at many notable venues in the Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas areas, became voting members of the Grammys, been featured on radio and tv, and have received many music awards and accolades.
Annie is a guitarist, vocalist and the spokesperson for the duet. She has been recognized by audiences and her music mentors for her strong guitar skills, perfect pitch and her abilities to write music well beyond her years. In high school, Annie worked as an independent music instructor for piano and guitar. She is a recent summa cum laude graduate of the University of Houston and works full time in the educational industry.
Kate has been singing all her life, humming and belting out tunes since she was just a toddler. She is now a vocalist, a percussionist, an award winninng songwriter, and the duo's soundperson at gigs. She has been noted by audiences as a natural who brings an obvious passion for the djembe and cajon instruments she plays. Her powerhouse voice has often been compared to the likes of Adele, Ann Wilson and Grace Potter. Kate is also a recent cum laude graduate of the University of Houston and works in a human resources position in the real estate industry.
Annie & Kate continue to perform in the Austin area.