behind the songs

WATCH THE SHORT FILM SERIES THAT EXPLORES THE STORIES ‘BEHIND THE SONGS’ ON KATE OWEN’S DEBUT ALBUM ‘NOT A PROPER GIRL’. 

theSE 12 SHORT FILMS (ONE FOR EACH TRACK ON THE ALBUM) WERE ORIGINALLY PRODUCED IN RESPONSE TO THE Covid-19 pandemic THAT SAW THE ALBUM RLEASE TOUR CANCELLED. THE IDEA WAS TO TELL THE STORIES BEHIND THE SONGS, JUST AS MUSICIANS DO AT LIVE GIGS.  

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This series of short films, conceptualised, directed and edited by Kate herself, is on one hand an expansion of her musical work, and on the other, an intimate discussion with Kate as she shares her observations and anecdotes distilled from her life’s journey so far. 

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ALBUM REVIEWS ‘NOT A PROPER GIRL’

“Not Proper Girl feels cohesive and coherent…She deserves to be heard and seen.”

– Graham Reid, Elsewhere

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“Not a Proper Girl’ is a sophisticated, introspective and beautifully put together, and places Kate Owen on the map as an artist to watch.”
– NZ Musician
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“Great production. Great band. I highly recommend the record.”
– Grant Smithies

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