I MAKE MUSIC AND TRAVEL AUSTRALIA IN MY VAN "PAMELA VANDERSON"

About

"She's known for having an extraordinararely rare voice" - CLARE BOWDITCH

Travelling Australia in her van “Pamela Vanderson”, Kelly Brouhaha’s blend of Alt-Country Blues is as real as it gets. An award winning songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with achingly soulful vocals, her uplifting music is more than a simple band-aid to the blues.

" An artist with a name you just can't frown at because it's just so much fun, that girls got amazing pipes, she sounds like Amy Whinehouse - but with more of a soulful edge as opposed to a jazz hook"
NKECHI ANELE - TRIPLE J ROOTS AND ALL


Living full-time out of her 92 Toyota Hiace Campervan and touring the country, the audience get a sense of the down to earth country kid and the stories she’s collected on the road after leaving a mortgage and marriage behind to pursue a minimalist lifestyle, enjoying the simpler things in life.


Her latest EP “Mama Didn’t Raise A Quitter”  achieved radio success with Audrey’s Song added to rotation on ABC radio and As Long As There’s A Smile reaching #2 on the AMRAP charts. In 2017 she opened for Stevie Nicks, The Pretenders, Cat Stevens and Diesel and spent time touring with Beccy Cole throughout outback Australia as part of the Aussie Road Crew.


Spreading an infectious positivity with her comedic stage show and her soul inspired roots tunes her first full length album is on the way in 2018, working with Shane Nicholson in the producers chair.

"The Brouhaha has a gorgeous, powerful, dare-we-say Adele-esque voice, and her new song Don’t Have To Write it Down is a fine vehicle for it" - RIP IT UP

"Kelly Brouhaha wears many skins, and her Brouhaha outfit is a refreshing burst of acoustic folk. Filtering her glossy pipes through pure UV, Kelly Brouhaha’s rhythmic guitars brilliantly shine beneath her cascading vocals. Brouhaha champions harmonies, and on her Don’t Have To Write It Down album, she also champions the perfect glass half-full persona." - THE MUSIC
“…Bright, bubbly and exploding with personality, Kelly Brouhaha is a charming and talented young lady, determined to bring a smile to the face of all who come into contact with her. And she’s succeeding everystep of the way!” – FRINGE BENEFITS

"They perform happy, feel good songs full of funky rhythms and gorgeous melodies. Launching their new single Audrey’s Song at this gig, they are definitely destined for great heights! 4/5 Stars" - THE CLOTHESLINE
“Get some Brouhaha in your lives people, this gal is testament to our local talent, an infectious and inspiring favourite!!…”
THE GILBERT ST HOTEL

“…[her music] has the ability to lift you up and put you in a happy place” – MUSIC SA

"From laid back soulful start to  uplifiting party finish Kelly's beautiful voice and bubbly personality helped take our event to the next level. She's a joy, we can't wait to work with her again!" - INTERWEAVE GROUP

“if the place isn’t packed, this town needs to hang it’s head in shame” - SCALA NEWS

HIGHLIGHTS
• Audrey's Song added to ABC Playlist + Qantas Playlist
• #2 AMRAP Charts - As Long As There’s A Smile
• Triple J Roots and All - Spot play every single to date
• #3 AMRAP Charts - Smile it's Free
• Publishing Contract with Source Music
• Songwriters Composers and Lyricists Association Award 2015 (FOOM Song Competition)
• SA Music Awards - Most Popular Live Act 2016 (Nominated)

SUPPORTS 2017
• Yusuf Cat Stevens (Nov 2017, Botanic Park)
• Stevie Nicks (Nov 2017, Botanic Park)
• Diesel (Oct 2017, The Gov)
• Beccy Cole (Aussie Road Crew Tour, October 2017, Regional SA)

SUPPORTS - PAST
• Ella Hooper and Gena Rose Bruce (July 2016, Slug and Lettuce Hotel)
• Jon Stevens (January 2016, Adelaide Convention Centre)
• Dyson Stringer Cloher (November 2013, The Wheatsheaf Hotel
• Sarah Mcleod (November 2013, The Promethean)
• Clare Bowditch (August 2013, The Gov)
• Wes Carr (September 2013, The Wheatsheaf Hotel)
• Claude Hay (May 2013 Port Macquarie Hotel)

FESTIVALS
• Newport Folk Festival (2017)
• Bendigo Blues and Roots Festival (2015 + 2017)
• Gaol Blues Festival (2016)
• Semaphore Music Festival (2015)
• Melrose Music Muster (2015)
• Feast Festival (2014,2013,2012,2011)
• Turning Wave Festival (2014)
• Yackandandah Folk Festival (2014)
• Fleurieu Folk Festival (2013 )
• Semaphore Music Festival (2013)
• Gundagai Riverfest (2013 )
• Newstead Live (2013)
• Tamworth Country Music Festival (2013)
• Adelaide Fringe Festival (2012/2013 )
• Adelaide International Guitar Festival (2012)

100 WORD BIO


Travelling Australia in her van “Pamela Vanderson”, Kelly Brouhaha’s blend of Alt-Country Blues is as real as it gets. An award winning songwriter with achingly soulful vocals, her uplifting music is more than a simple band-aid to the blues.


Her EP “Mama Didn’t Raise A Quitter”  achieved radio success with Audrey’s Song added to rotation on ABC radio and As Long As There’s A Smile reaching #2 on the AMRAP charts. In 2017 she opened for Stevie Nicks, The Pretenders and Cat Stevens and spent time touring with Beccy Cole throughout outback Australia as part of the Aussie Road Crew.

APPROVED PROMO IMAGES


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CONTACTS

Representative | Kelly Brouhaha | Australia | kelly@thebrouhaha.com.au
Publicity | Leigh McGrane | Australia | leigh@atgpublicity.com.au
Publishing | Rob Scott | Australia | rob@sourcemusic.com.au

MUSIC

APPROVED VIDEOS

As Long As There's A Smile LIVE AT THREE D RADIO 2017

As Long As There's A Smile OFFICIAL FILMCLIP by Kelly Brouhaha

Audrey's Song Official Film Clip

Photo's by Ben Searcy Photography and Harry James Photography

 

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