Spotlight on: Kyle Lionhart
Kyle Lionhart is a neo-folk/soul artist from the east coast surfing town of Byron Bay. He has quickly gained a formidable reputation for stopping crowds in their tracks and selling out shows in cities Australia wide. He has performed at major festivals Splendour in the Grass and Byron Bay Blues Festival and amassed more than 100k listens to his heartfelt single On My Own.
His sound gives range to acoustic and electric guitars in unique tunings, and his mesmerising vocal range is a particularly distinguished aspect of his music, seeking sounds similar to Jeff Buckley, Dallas Green and Bon Iver. Kyle has recently been signed to Sydney-based management company Winterman & Goldstein, who represent the likes of Empire of the Sun, The Preatures and Olympia.
You can see this rising star live and free from 5pm on Friday 30 October in Queen Street Mall.