Kate Tucker an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist born and raised in the state of Ohio. At 16 Kate was given a guitar by the acclaimed luthier Kevin Ryan. She began work on a catalog of songs she would perform from Akron, Ohio to Paris, France. She eventually made the trek west, settling in Seattle, Washington. In 2005, Kate Tucker released her first record, Eros Turannos, produced by Ryan Hadlock (Metric, Blonde Redhead). Kate Tucker and the Sons of Sweden formed in 2007, recording an album of lush indie pop with sparkling melodies and shimmering soundscapes.