// Kar Stanton: songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, singer, producer
// Origin: Dundee, Scotland
// Based: Manchester, England
// Genres: indie-pop, indie folk, folk-pop, singer-songwriter, folk-rock
Scottish multi-instrumentalist songwriter Kar Stanton write honest songs for fragile people. Through unguarded lyrics and delicate Scottish vocals, her aim is to bring you hope and comfort amid the challenges and vulnerabilities of life.
Hi, I’m Kar and I sing honest songs for fragile people. I play lots of instruments - my favourite is the acoustic guitar. I am happiest in a quiet room, at a clear desk, writing lyrics.
I grew up in a musical household in Dundee, Scotland, playing in orchestras, brass bands and ensembles of seemingly-random combinations of instruments.
I was a member of critically-acclaimed indie miserablists The Scottish Enlightenment, playing bass and cornet. My highlights were supporting Idlewild; making the Eyes video which was shown on MTV2 and VH1; and singing on the celebrated St Thomas album.
"Will I ever stand up and be counted?"
Scottish songwriter Kar Stanton is back. Coward is an honest song perfect for folk-pop and indie-pop playlists.
Coward is written, performed & produced by Kar Stanton, formerly of critically acclaimed Scottish indie miserablists The Scottish Enlightenment (BBC 6music, MTV2, VH1).