Bio

“Goust...move[s] between cultures, languages, and genres to deliver anthems of personal, cultural, and political identity... [a] visionary Mexican-American musician."

- Claudia Norman, celebrate mexico now fest

Renee Goust is a New York City-based Mexican-American singer-songwriter, artivist and queer feminist.

Her sound is culturally diverse, ranging from Folk-Pop to canción ranchera and cumbia norteña.  Raised bilingual, and having grown up crossing the US-Mexico border daily to and from school, Renee enjoys traversing boundaries with her music and currently writes songs in Spanish, English, French and Italian.

Renee has appeared on renowned stages such as Lincoln Center, Joe’s Pub, The Highline Ballroom, and Foro del Tejedor. She has performed alongside renowned artists such as Erin McKeown, Les Nubians, Ampersan, Diana Gameros, Mireya Ramos of Flor de Toloache, and Making Movies.  Sh
e has played in the United States, Mexico, France, Italy, Argentina, Uruguay, and has been a musical guest at festivals such as Celebrate Mexico Now, New York City’s Poetry Festival, and Festival Internacional de Poesía Latinoamericana.

Renee made headlines around the world with her viral feminist anthem “La cumbia feminazi” in 2016. After presenting her debut EP “Septiembre” in September 2017, Renee is preparing to release her sophomore studio work in 2019.

For bookings, please contact reneegoust@gmail.com