Her recordings have been reviewed in the Onion AV Club, the Big Takeover, the Wisconsin State Journal, and in many regional publications and websites. Most of her albums have been recorded in Minneapolis, Minnesota with Ylvisaker and engineer Andrew Thomas.
Courtney Collins is a singer, songwriter, voice actor, and video producer from Madison, Wisconsin.
She has released six recordings to date – as a solo artist, with frequent collaborator Jeremy Ylvisaker (Andrew Bird, Alpha Consumer) and J.T. Bates (the Pines, Blind Boys Of Alabama, A Prairie Home Companion), and Michael Lewis (Bon Iver, Arcade Fire) and with her previous bands Arena Venus and Voltress.
As a voice actor, Collins has lent her voice to national public service announcements, commercials for Audible, corporate training narrations, and comedy videos.
Collins often works as a video producer with Blame Society Productions, most notably on the Chad Vader series. An internet comedy series, Chad Vader has garnered over 150 million views and has been featured on Good Morning America, VH-1, BBC News, and in USA Today and in the New York Times. She has also produced videos for Machinima and Turner Network’s Adult Swim/Super Deluxe.
She serves as coordinator and online moderator during the live Beer and Board Games and Rated RPG YouTube shows every other weekend, at beerandboard.com. Collins released her newest album “Hinterlands,” which was described as “honing a shivering, glacial beauty” by The Big Takeover magazine, in 2017.