Kristin McClement is a South-African born guitarist and songwriter now based in Brighton, England. Having moved to Brighton initially to study Fine Art, she became a feature of the local folk scene, and in particular the Willkommen Collective (Sons of Noel and Adrian, Woodpecker Wooliams, Birdengine, Peggy Sue, Laura Marling, Mumford and Sons, Rozi Plain, Rachel Dadd)
In 2013 Kristin released her 2nd EP, Pursue The Blues. This was recorded and produced by David Ringland using entirely analog equipment. The follow up for this release is due in 2014, entitled 'The Wild Grips', and has been produced by Christian Hardy of The Leisure Society featuring Becca Mears (Peggy Sue, Eyes and No Eyes) on Cello, Tom Heather (Eyes and No Eyes) on Drums and Percussion and Christopher Cundy (Guillemots) on Bass Clarinet. In early 2014 the first track from this album, 'Blackfin Gulls', was selected by BBC Radio 6 Music DJ Tom Robinson for the BBC Introducing Mixtape.