|Birth name Kate Rogers|
Years active 1998–present
Name Kate Rogers
Genres Pop music, trip hop
|Origin Toronto, Canada|
Labels Grand Central Records
Record label Grand Central Records
|Instruments Voice, acoustic guitar, baritone ukulele, harmonica|
Associated acts Mark Rae, Rae & Christian, Aim, Jon Kennedy, The Coast, Tony D
Role Musical Artist · katerogers.net
Education Toronto Royal Conservatory of Music
Albums Kate Rogers vs Grand Central, St. Eustacia, Repeat Repeat, Beauregard, Seconds, Gadabout EP
Similar People Aim, Jon Kennedy, Tony D
Born 1974 (age 47 years), Toronto, Canada
Kate Rogers - Mighty (QnC remix)
Kate Rogers is the cousin of Grand Central Records head Mark Rae. She was born just outside Toronto, Canada, and as a child studied at the Royal Conservatory of Music.
- Kate Rogers Mighty QnC remix
- Rae Christian Still Life Freefall ft Kate Rogers from Mercury Rising
She later attended Fashion Design College and during this period she recorded her first song at Grand Central's studio, entitled "Fine". The song was later released on the compilation album Central Heating 2 (2000).
In 1999, she appeared on a track for Aim's debut album, Cold Water Music, which was followed by appearances on the records of a several other Grand Central acts.
Rogers has recorded three albums of her own; the second, Seconds (2005), consists of cover versions of artists including The Smiths, Radiohead, The Pixies and Green Day.
In 2006, Rogers performed with Toronto indie band The Coast.
Rogers' third album, Beauregard, will be released on Rogers' own independent record label under the group name "Kate Rogers Band". Recording of the album is complete, and it was due for release in October 2008, but has been delayed. The other band members are:
Rae & Christian - Still Life Freefall ft Kate Rogers (from Mercury Rising)
Nothing Appeals to Me Here
Feels Like Years
Climbing Up the Walls
Big Mouth Strikes Again
Here Comes Your Man
All Too Familiar
Stealing From You
Not Ten Years Ago
Cold Lonely Year
Drag Your Ass
King George IV