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A blissful matrimony of futuristic R&B and retro dance grooves, Desperate Electric’s idiosyncratic approach to songwriting and production has garnered them national acclaim in the span of a few short years. The duo’s live shows are typified by effortless vocal harmonies, uninhibited showmanship, and lethal musical prowess.

"As if plucked from the ether where Marvin Gaye meets Daft Punk for cocktails, this velvety tune leads with sensuality without ever losing its groove."

-Plastic Magazine

"Packed full of exquisite musicianship, slick songwriting and danceable rhythm “Prove Me Wrong” sees Desperate Electric continue to operate at the very highest level and do what they do best; lay down original pop music that sticks with you long after you hear it."

-Music Arena GH

"There’s no denying that ‘Red Hot’ is a seriously catchy and inviting track, one that’ll have you hungry for more from Montana’s hottest export. cocktails, this velvety tune leads with sensuality without ever losing its groove."



"Desperate Electric aren't just a band. They’re a vibe.

When band members Kayti Korte and Ben Morris get on stage, something comes over them. Pretty soon, it’s infecting the audience as well."   --Jake Iverson, Billings Gazette

Hailing from the mountains of Montana, Desperate Electric is a captivating soul-pop duo that brings vibrant energy and infectious melodies to the forefront of the music scene. Comprised of two electrifying individuals, their name alone evokes a sense of urgency and excitement that resonates with audiences worldwide. With their flashy outfits, magnetic stage presence, and unparalleled live performances, Desperate Electric is a force to be reckoned with.


‘Fusing elements of funk, rock, soul, pop, and R&B, with cosmo-tronic production, they create a musical experience that’s both futuristic and nostalgic. Moving the listener to dance, think, and reflect, they peer into their mirrors’ darkest corners, openly exploring who they are, what they’ve done, who they want to be, and how they need to change, grow, or evolve to get there.’ -Matt Asaro, Blue World Blog


Desperate Electric's discography is a testament to their versatility. Their soulful pop sound is infused with elements of funk, R&B, and disco, resulting in a fusion of timeless melodies and modern production. With catchy hooks, thought-provoking lyrics, and irresistible beats, their music is both uplifting and deeply resonant, serving as a soulful soundtrack for life's triumphs and tribulations.


Desperate Electric has played over 400 shows in 35 states since 2019. 

Recent performance history includes 80 tour dates in 2023 and 79 tour dates in 2022, including opening for Joe Hertler and the Rainbow Seekers, Paco Versailles, Dante Elephant, Through the Roots, and The Unlikely Candidates. 

Desperate Electric has graced some of the most iconic stages in Montana including The Elm (Bozeman, MT) The Wilma (Missoula, MT), The Top Hat (Missoula, MT), The Pub Station (Billings, MT), The Newberry (Great Falls, MT), The Rialto (Bozeman, MT), The Myrna Loy (Helena, MT) and regularly throwing pop up shows in their hometown of Butte and drawing upwards of 500 fans. 

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