Sealionwoman is the music of Kitty Whitelaw and Tye McGivern. They play dark folk with inspirations from jazz. A Vocal and Double Bass Duo, Kitty and Tye have been writing music for many years and have played numerous live venues in the UK including EARTH Hackney, Union Chapel and Cafe Oto. They have played headline shows and also had the opportunity to support incredible acts such as Meursault, Tanya Tagaq, Bohren and der Club of Gore, Sarathy Kowar, and Collocutor.
In late 2018 they released their first album “Siren” they will be touring the record in 2019 please check their facebook page below for tour updates!
In 2016 Sealionwoman won Vault Festival’s, VAULT "Festival Spirit" award for their narrative concert “SELKIE” that had been developed over several years of traditional folk music research at Cecil Sharpe house. The show was written, produced and performed by Kitty & Tye with costume design by Naomi Oppenheim.