“One of the most distinctive albums of the year… achingly atmospheric… you can’t fail to be swept off your feet.” – Highway Queens
Lo Carmen’s self produced sixth album Lovers Dreamers Fighters (Nov 2017), released on own label Chiquita Records, was recorded in Nashville with Grammy Award winning engineer David “Ferg” Ferguson (Sturgill Simpson, Johnny Cash, Jake Bugg) and features duet with folk luminary Bonnie “Prince” Billy.
Achieved critical praise, video/track premieres and press coverage in Pop Matters, American Songwriter, Culture Collide, Glide, Uncut, Rolling Stone, Bluegrass Situation, Beat, The Music, Country Update, Rhythms, Sydney Morning Herald, Highway Queens, Neighborhood Paper, Atwood Magazine, Guitar Girl, Global Texan Chronicle, Something You Said, Goldmine, Adobe & Teardrops, TwangriLa, Guitar Goddess podcast, My Favorite Album with Jeremy Dylan podcast.
2SER’s The Outpost Best Australian Album 2017 and Top 20 Albums 2017 as well as Post To Wire‘s Top Twenty Favorite Antipodean Albums of 2017 and Top 40 Favorite Albums of 2017.
Carmen has released a string of critically acclaimed solo albums since 2002, toured throughout Europe, Australia and the United States and opened for a diverse array of artists (Mick Harvey, Secret Sisters, Handsome Family, Kinky Friedman, Dirty Three, Gareth Liddiard, Beasts of Bourbon, Renee Geyer).
AT AMERICANAFEST 2018 I’M, LOOKING FOR:
Sync licensing representation, North American booking agent and songwriting opportunities.
TUESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER
The Bluebird Cafe