Russell - Powerful
Peden, CSO Staff Journalist
at Country Stars On Line we don’t often review advance
singles. We prefer to wait on the release of the artist’s
album. That is unless it’s something special. Enter, Kate
from Sydney, Australia, but now living Stateside, this
multitalented musician, writer and singer has just sent her
single “Powerful Stuff” to country radio. And in the words
so familiar to those “Down Under”, it’s a beauty! The
track is from her upcoming Powerful Stuff album (Urunga
by Russell and one of the album’s producers, Rich Mouser, the
track is an up-beat affair. Rock-dipped and fiddle-tinged, the
track drives hard with grunt, courtesy of solid drumming, a
well-placed fiddle, and chunky guitars. Added fuel is
Russell’s vocal range. The lady can sing. With a voice that
could power light bulbs, Russell best describes her vocals as
“Keith Urban meets Bonnie Raitt”. With an equal mix of
stylish flair and hard-nosed vocals, it’s a descriptor that
nears the mark.
the kind of fun, dancing, rocking music you want to hear while
you’re socializing at a barbecue,” says Russell of her
agree. It’s powerful stuff.
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