songwriting

  • Karen wins Alistair Hulett Memorial Trophy 2020

    Karen’s song ‘Wildflower Woman’ has been announced as a joint winner of this year’s prestigious Alistair Hulett Memorial Trophy for songs of social justice. Karen’s song, which will be recorded using funding from the award, tells the story of Sunshine more »

  • Songwriting Challenge

    Karen and Murray took part in the I Heart Songwriting Club’s fortnightly challenge on ABC Brisbane. The task? In a team of four, write a folk rock song in just 45 minutes to the theme ‘State of Origin’ (the decider more »

  • Turn Up conference

    Karen and her son Murray were chosen as a showcase act at the recent Turn Up music industry event in Nambour. They performed a selection of songs taken from Karen’s 25-year songwriting career, featuring Karen on guitar and vocals, and more »