Rose Kemp

Also known as Rose, Rosie Kemp
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Discography of Rose Kemp:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Violence 3 Audio 2006 One Little Indian
2 Violence 2 Audio 2006 One Little Indian
3 Little One 3 Audio 2006 One Little Indian
4 Unholy Majesty 10 Audio 2008 Aurora Borealis
5 Golden Shroud 3 Audio 2010 12 Year Stretch
6 Little One 2 Audio One Little Indian
7 Glance 12 Audio 2003 Park Records
8 2005 Demo CD 4 Audio 2005-04-00 Not On Label

Rose Kemp (born 11 December 1984) is an English singer, songwriter and guitarist whose work has moved from acoustic folk to doom metal.

As the daughter of [a=Maddy Prior] and [a=Rick Kemp] from [a=Steeleye Span] (with whom she sang live while still a teenager), it is perhaps not surprising that Rose Kemp's early material (the 'Glance' album) is largely acoustic folk. However, from that point on, she began to move into a more heavily guitar-orientated direction and it is perhaps significant that 'Glance' is the only one of her albums that Kemp does not acknowledge on her website.

'Mini-Album' and 'A Hand Full of Hurricanes' can probably best be characterised as hard-edged indie-folk rock but 'Unholy Majesty' and 'Golden Shroud' have moved decisively into metal-edged doom rock, with Rose Kemp's image similarly moving from an indie waif to a woad-smeared warrior priestess. In recent years, she has played at both the Roadburn and Supersonic festivals.

Throughout the musical transitions, the constant has remained Kemp's voice, switching from ethereal to crushing and back again with effortless ease.

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