Katie Ainge is an accomplished and award winning singer songwriter based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. After her independent release of her 5 song EP, "Now or Never", in 2012, she spent the greater part of the next three years touring and writing new material. With the new release of "Thrive" her next full length album in 2016, she wrote each song on the album to convey a message of hope. Thrive is a collection of musically gentle songs about changing and improving who you are. While Katie's live performance is simple, with acoustic guitar and her voice, the album is sure to pleasantly surprise you. Katie Ainge has received recognition for her songs from Songwriters Universe and has even been honored with the International Song of the Year award in the Christian Category. She has performed all over the United States from New Orleans House of Blues to winning first place at Humphrey's Backstage Singer Songwriter competition in San Diego, California. Katie has been the opening act for Dia Frampton, winner of the Voice 1st season, and Christian Artist Aaron Gillespie. Recently, Katie has sold the song "Up in Flames" to an Itunes movie called "Patient 62", and "Fond of You" to the TV show "The Fosters".