Kat Danser

Kat Danser, Blues Guitarist


Listening to Kat Danser is like travelling with your ears. Her music draws a direct line from the Canadian Prairies to the Mississippi Delta. This Edmonton-based guitarist, songwriter and vocalist has been dubbed “The Queen of The Swamp Blues”. Her style is steeped in tradition yet distills a refreshing approach to roots, blues, and gospel music for the 21st Century.

Her accolades of late have been many: New Blues Artist of the Year Nominee (2012) Maple Blues Awards; Blues Recording of the Year Nominee (2011, 2007), Western Canadian Music Awards; Best Roots & Blues Album of the Year Winner (2011) Blues Underground Network; Blueswoman of the Year Winner (2010), Black-American Music Association of Canada; Blues Song of the Year Semi-Finalist (2009), International Song Writing Contest.