WHO & WHERE?
Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks, The Gin Blossoms, Clyde Stubblefield ("original funky drummer" of the James Brown Band), Big Brother & The Holding Company, Rick Danko, The Band, Savoy Brown, Lonnie Mack, Vassar Clemens, James Cotton, Van Morrison, Gavin DeGraw, Medeski, Martin & Wood *OPENINGS FOR: Edwin McCain, Cake, Sugar Ray; Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers, The Samples, David Crosby, Little Feat, Taj Mahal, Derek Trucks Band, Delbert McClinton, Leo Kottke, Boney James, The Zombies, Arlo Guthrie, Richie Havens, Leslie West + Corky Lang
Late Night With Conan O'Brien with Ronnie Hawkins & The Hawks (NBC)
Woodstock '94 in Bethel (25th Anniversary), NYC's The Bottom Line, CBGB's, The Bitter End, Brownies, Mercury Lounge. Clubs/Festivals/Concert Halls across US and in Canada including: Markham Theatre, Ontario - Rock n Roll Marathon- San Diego and Phoenix - House Of Blues, LA - Shank Hall, Milwaukee - Red River Opera House, Bash on Ash, Tempe, AZ - Wrigley Mansion, Phoenix - Smith Opera House, Geneva, NY - Jordan Hall, Boston - Johnny D's, Somerville, MA – Philadelphia Museum Of Art .
*Winner of Central MA Radio WMRC LMAs "Best Original Act" and "Best Album - 'Looking For Ringo'" in 2012*
Residing in central MA, Kate currently performs
* Lead Blues Rock Violin, Keys and vocals with Big Brother and the Holding Company
*Singer Songwriter Solo Shows
*Duo Blake and Kate, with the incredible Blake Thompson
(2 vocals, guitar, elec. violin and keys)
*Full band (originals and select covers) with Blake Thompson: Kate Russo Band with Blake Thompson
*Janis Joplin tribute local sensation Piece Of My Pearl (POMP)
--Thanks to all the people that enjoy and support what I am so lucky to do - rock on and peace! All glory to God, and thanks to my Savior, Lord Jesus Christ. ~KR