Sounds Like: Ingrid Michaelson, Lenka, Katie Herzig
Juno Award Nominated 2013
John Lennon Songwriting Contest Grand Prize Winner 2012
Female Songwriter and Artist of the Year - Vancouver Island Music Awards 2011
Helen Austin is a prolific singer/songwriter from the UK now living on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.
She is no stranger to the stage ...See Full Bio
“Helen Austin’s music is unlike anything I have ever listened to... As I continue to listen and dissect her music, I notice some musical similarities to bands like Simon and Garfunkel and (I know this is a stretch) the spirited harmony of the Beatles. Helen Austin is very unique with her music and her new album Always Be a Unicorn is something comparable to a children’s book. Seventeen tracks of pure positive energy. The melody and harmony work well with the all the instrumentation incorporated. It’s truly a masterpiece because songs like, “Tree house” and most of the other songs on her albums are ingeniously creative. It sounds very professional because she’s hitting all the right notes, plucking the right guitar strings, but it’s messy, almost like if a child compiled this album. It works very well, and I absolutely love it. For all you fans out there that appreciate a great singer with creativity, Helen Austin should definitely be your first choice. She will not disa”