Cassady Southern is a singer songwriter who hails from country Victoria but currently lives in Sydney.
Her original tracks allude to the blues rock music of the past, which surrounded her as part of her musical upbringing, but offer a modern, authentic - and female - twist.
Cassady released her debut EP “Don’t Ask Me” in 2012, which featured the talents of Peter Northcote, Dario Bortolin, Lloyd G and others. “Don’t Ask Me” showcased four original tracks as well as a version of the Stones classic "No Expectations. The opening track “Why didn't you want me?” a finalist in the Rock category of the 2013 MusicOz Awards.
She then released her second EP “Heart” in 2016. Containing four new original tracks, "Heart" featured blues extraordinaire Wolf Mail and Reuben Alexander, and was recorded by Nick Franklin and produced by Nick and Daniel Vanda."Heart" received positive reviews, was played on radio across both Australia and internationally, and featured on the top 100 Triple J Unearthed Charts.
Cassady and the Band of Mercy are currently playing around Sydney.