Working again with Producer Ronan Chris Murphy, Kathleen's follow-up took a new direction, Hard-Rock Dance-Pop, an analog-recorded album. Alive & Free as her motto: "Live life to the fullest!"
Residing in Austin, Kathleen Blackwell has evolved into an artist-entrepreneur writing & recording in Italy, Turkey, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Cuba, Mexico, and the US while developing her own brand, Eléctrico Mezcal, in Oaxaca, Mexico.
"This evolution in my music eventually took us physically and creatively to places we could have never imagined, but the beating heart of Army of Love will always be Istanbul." -KB
Mother's Hope: "If you let it, Venice will seduce you and she gives up her magic in unexpected ways. In a small square we saw Zu, a handsome thin-bearded Italian sitting with a Handpan in his lap, filling the air with beautiful music. We got lost in the music."