Hill Kourkoutis is a producer, songwriter, composer, artist, mixer, multi-instrumentalist and director who works out of her studio, The Lair.
Hill has produced albums or singles for Jules, SATE, Madison Violet, Leela Gilday, Graph, Eh440, The Cliks, Pavlo, Ghost Caravan and Martha and the Muffins. She has done remixes for Jill Barber, Good Lovelies, Dear Rouge, July Talk and Adam Cohen.
As a songwriter, her songs have been recorded by Poesy (Big Machine), Meghan Patrick (Warner), SATE, Graph, The Cliks and Mookie and the Loyalists (Sony), to name a few. She has also composed for Cadillac, The Adventures of Napkin Man (CBC), Paper Girls (Fablevision) and "Blowback" (2018). Her songs have also appeared in television shows and films such as Kim’s Convenience (CBC), Degrassi: The Next Generation (MuchMusic/MTV), Killjoys (Space/Syfy), Offspring (Network Ten), Pulling Strings (Film), as well as ads for Urban Planet and Virgin Mobile.
As a musician, Kourkoutis has had the honour of playing with artists such as Serena Ryder, The Weeknd, Danny Michel, Martha and the Muffins and Tara Slone and can be seen on the CTV series, The Launch, performing the duties of guitarist in the show's house band.
As a music video director she has directed videos for Mother Mother, Sass Jordan, Serena Ryder, Tara Slone, You Say Party!, Alex Cuba, Canadian Idol winner Theo Tams and "The Next Star" (YTV).
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