Kim Taylor, the smoky-voiced, singer-songwriter based in Southern Ohio, is known for her folk-pop songs and haunting live performances. With three full-length acclaimed albums to her credit, she’s shared stages with artists ranging from Kris Kristofferson to Ollabelle and Grace Potter and has appeared on NPR’s World Cafe Live with David Dye.
Love’s A Dog (October 2013) is Taylor’s most recent release reuniting with producer/multi-instrumentalist
Love’s A Dog was also influenced by Kim’s acting debut. In 2011, Taylor was cast as a lead role in Matthew Porterfield’s music-infused drama, I Used To Be Darker. With art mirroring life, she was cast as a musician in the film and paired with actor/musician, Ned Oldham (Old Calf).
I Used to Be Darker made its world premiere at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival in January of 2013 and went on to screen internationally at the Berlinale in Berlin, Germany in February. The film has received positive reviews and was picked up by The Strand distributors for a limited theatrical release in the US beginning October of 2013.
IUTBD was named one of the New Yorker’s best films of 2013.
Taylor’s songs have appeared in numerous TV shows including Flashpoint, Smallville, One Tree Hill and ABC’s Cyberbully.
I Used To Be Darker: