Pistol Eyes

by Kaurna Cronin

At just 21 years old, Kaurna Cronin combines energetic Folk with contemporary sounds and a natural ability
to capture & inspire.
After being awarded 'Best Acoustic Act' at the Fowlers Live Music Awards, being named as one of 'Rip It Up
Magazines "Hot Six" Acts for 2013 and being invited to grace the stage at 'The Fleurieu Folk Festival' and
'Festival Of The Sun', Kaurna Cronin and his touring ensemble of troubadours are sure to give you edgy
harmonica, country jams and ethereal vocal harmonies to boot.
Drawing inspiration from his parents musical collection and an upbringing on the road at Folk Festivals,
Kaurna's sound is a sonic collaboration of Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Ryan Adams & Neil Young.
Kaurna recorded his second release at 301 Studios, Byron Bay with Jordan Power after having worked with
the likes of U2, Bruce Springsteen & Angus Stone. With his releases 'Feathers' & 'Pistol Eyes' under his belt
and three european tours he has quickly built a catalogue of supports including Keith Urban, Roscoe James
Irwin (Cat Empire), Set Sail and Stu Larsen. With writings as powerful as they are delicate, Kaurna's live
show is not to be missed!
Feathers - Written and recorded between Berlin and his home-town of Adelaide, Australia, the nine tracks
on FEATHERS showcase a maturing artist whose traditional folk and modern edge is forever developing. As
powerful as it is delicate, FEATHERS is sure to leave a mark on all who hear it.
Pistol Eyes - A collcection of stories, memories and ideas from three years travelling performing through
Europe, Australia and lonesome journeys through India. This is a release that demonstrates his exceptional
song writing and story-telling abilities it was recorded by Jordan Power in Byron Bay, Australia who has
previously worked with the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Angus Stone and U2.
Your ears are filled with the sound of a harmonica, an ambling bass, delightful percussion, and a combination of husky
and delicate voices. You can’t help but smile. - The Ripe


released June 6, 2014