2018 Taste of Country Riser
Buffalo based singer songwriter and Taste of Country Riser.

Kate Mallen is a singer songwriter from Buffalo, N.Y. and a member of NSAI’s Toronto.

In 2018 she won Taste of Country’s ‘Riser’ competition and was featured on the Taste of Country Nights syndicated radio show performed at Buffalo’s Taste of Country Concert featuring Thomas Rhett, Chris Janson, Scotty McCreary and Danielle Bradbury. She began her career in NYC playing such legendary landmarks znd CBGBs, CBGBs Gallery, The Knitting Room, Kenny’s Castaway, and The Bitter End.

She has been described as delivering songs that are “honest and raw…mesmerizing audiences with her powerful voice and unique Country-Blues
sound. Her acoustic set is a captivating experience of storytelling in song from start to finish.”

Throughout her career, Kate has supported multiple national acts including Jake Owen, David Lee Murphy, Carly Pearce, Tyler Rich, Jerrod Niemann, Jon Langston and Jimmie Allen.