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Kat Edmonson signs with with Sony OKeh/Masterworks

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"Fresh as a spring bouquet" - The New York Times

"A timeless sound" - NPR "All Things Considered"

"She's being compared to the greats" - NPR "On Point"

"One of the greatest vocal albums I've ever heard" - The Boston Globe

Kat Edmonson has signed a worldwide deal with Sony Masterworks. The label will launch her album Way Down Low on the OKeh/Masterworks imprint, coinciding with dates this spring and summer in Europe.

Edmonson's self-released, Kickstarter-funded album Way Down Low continues to prove a fan favorite in the States debuting at #1 on theBillboard Heatseekers Albums Chart upon its release and hitting that high mark several times again in 2013. Edmonson performed on Austin City Limits in January and will make her Prairie Home Companion debut on April 20. She has established herself as a successful headliner selling out shows at The Paramount in Austin, New York's Joe's Pub and Boston's Sculler's. She is also a sought-after opener, touring with Chris Isaak and Gary Clark Jr. Way Down Low was featured on several major year-end "Best of 2012" lists including Downbeat Magazine,WNYC Soundcheck's"Best Live Performances" and Daytrotter's"Best Sessions of 2012."

On Way Down Low, Edmonson makes her songwriting and producing debut. The album was recorded at historic Avatar Studios and The Capitol Studios with Grammy-winning producer/engineer Al Schmitt (Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Sam Cooke) and input from legendary producer, the late Phil Ramone (Paul Simon, Billy Joel). Kat performs with noted fan Lyle Lovett on "Long Way Home," which Entertainment Weekly calls "an airy country duet."

Watch her performance here of 'Lucky' on Austin City Limits