Boston- based singer/songwriter Katrin is eagerly gearing up for a twenty date European tour in support of her fourth self-released studio disc, Frail to Fearless. Marking her first international release, the new record features some of the most respected players in the industry - legendary drummer and producer Jerry Marotta (Peter Gabriel, Paul McCartney, Sheryl Crow, Hall & Oates, among others); bassist Tony Levin(John Lennon, Peter Gabriel, King Crimson); guitarist Bill Dillon (McCartney, Robbie Robertson, Sheryl Crow, King Crimson); and guitarist/harmonica player John Sebastian (Lovin' Spoonful).
Frail to Fearless was produced by Jerry Marotta, who was first introduced to Katrin in 2009. In addition to producing the disc, Marotta plays drums throughout, as well as bass on a few songs.The record was recorded inWest Hurley, NY at his Dreamland Studios, (whose clients have rangedfrom the B-52s, Fleet Foxes to Sheryl Crow), aswell as Jersville in Woodstock. Mastered by Chris Athens, engineered by Matt Cullen, Adam Armstrong, Peter Caigan, Eli Walker, Russ McCay and Patrick Dicenso and mixed by Joe Blaney, the tracks “Home” and “Cobblestones” were mixed by multi-Grammy winner Tchad Blake, the man behind a number of Tom Waits and Pearl Jam records, as well as The Black Keys’ latest album, Brothers.Read Katrin's full press release.