Sharon Junk (Sharon Koltick Junk) is an alternative pop songwriter and musician based out of Nashville, TN. She's been compared to musicians like St. Vincent or Sting of the Police. She founded the rock band Kink Ador that garnered attention on the national and international stage. Now, she is a member of the alternative pop band Dead Cures. Sharon Junk is a charismatic musician who commands the stage and brings a sense of purpose and fury to the fore.
Featured personal projects include the album Love Isn't All, an independent album written by Sharon Koltick Junk and Gregory Lattimer, and produced by Gregory Lattimer. The album is an intimately written ode about the missteps of young love with the lead single being titled Love Isn't All. The album is playful and heartfelt with Beatles'esque vocal arrangements and wandering guitar melodies.
Sharon is influenced by bands such as The Talking Heads, The Police, The Strokes, The Clash, and David Bowie. She has shared the stage with bands such as Wye Oak, Mona, Chancellor Warhol, Empires, Clinic, Justin Kalk Orchestra, and performed at US Festivals SXSW, CMJ, Summerfest, Oranje, Snowball, and in Canada at CMW. She has also collaborated with Italian composer Andrea Farri and their music has appeared in Italian films and theater productions. Sharon Koltick Junk is with SESAC.
Fabulous Life by Sharon Junk Watch the official new music video for the song "Fabulous Life." This video was created from public domain footage, featuring cameos from Purdue University alumni astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Niel Armstrong.
Here is a new song for you, it is a little something different than what I would normally do. The track is a drumless dreamy vocal with a drone. It is called See You There.
Dead Cures created a video for the 2016 Tiny Desk Contest. The song is Big Shot.
Watch the DIY music video for Say Everything Now.
Love Isn't All is an independent album written by Sharon Koltick Junk and Gregory Lattimer, and produced by Gregory Lattimer. The album is an intimately written ode about the missteps of young love with the lead single being titled Love Isn't All. The album is playful and heartfelt with straight ahead vocal arrangements and wandering guitar melodies. Listen to and purchase the album at bandcamp. Love Isn't All
Dead Cures is an alternative pop band from Nashville, TN. The Dead Cures have a distilled potent sound full of 90’s inspired drum grooves, punky Police style bass riffs, and melodic enlightened guitar playing, all topped with harmony laden female vocal leads.
Recently Dead Cures was featured by the NPR Tiny Desk Contest during the Summer 2016 tour stop in Nashville, TN at the Basement East. You can also hear the band's single "Say Everything Now" on radio Lightning 100 WRLT in Nashville. Check for TOUR DATES over on the Dead Cures page.
Kink Ador was the rock trio of artist and songwriter Sharon Koltick Junk, active from 2007 through 2015. The band garnered attention on the national and international stage with their unique quirky indie rock sound. The music spanned the spectrum from Police influenced syncopated punk songs, to more straight ahead driving rock songs with soaring lead vocals. The Kink Ador sound was influenced by bands such as The Talking Heads, Jack White, and Blondie. Listen to and purchase the album at bandcamp. Set Me Free