Sophie Kilburn is a Derbyshire born singer, songwriter and full time coffee addict who merges melancholic pop with fiery indie-angst. With entrancing vocals that leave you breathless, Sophie fuses evocative lyricism with alt-rock and swaying melodies to form a new cutting edge sound.
From the raw and grit of the indie rock and folk scene, Sophie draws from artists like PJ Harvey, Florence and the Machine, Lana Del Rey and Alt J, as well as, diving into art pop and the blues for extra inspiration. Regardless of what genre, the songs that carry substance are the ones that mean the most to her.
The past years have seen Sophie graduate from the Amy Winehouse’s Artist Development Programme sponsored by Metropolis Music and the Universal Music Group, work with an array of the industry finest producers at BMG and Sony and complete a year-long music residency at Camden Roundhouse, where she went on to become a Young Trustee.
Sophie is an advocate for playing live and commands the spotlight with a mesmerising effect. Her playful nature and soulful vocals unapologetically bare all to seduce audiences to feel with her. This year she has played influential venues from the Troubadour to the 02 Islington, to sharing the stage with (MBE) Shirley Collins at Camden Roundhouse and later ended her residency with a sold out show.
Her debut single "Alt-Indie Banger" (Fame Magazine) Indigo Fever was released in mid-October, unearthing the fears of intimacy and the longing to be desired. The single has already gained global praise and recognition. leading to a performance at BBC Introducing Live 2019.
Sophie is now back in the studio recording her debut EP My Room Made Public with the second track Broke being released at the beginning of next year.
Sophie Kilburn is simply an artist with an aura of true originality. Let her be your new obsession.