An Intimate Evening with Kevin Danzig
May 1 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT$20
Tickets $20. Reservations 251- 367-4599
“Kevin Danzig still leads the nomadic troubadour’s life where stories are indelibly etched within a blink of an eye. Danzig impresses with intriguing songwriting atmospheric vocals and diversely textured arrangements. Danzig has a knack for crafting memorable, tuneful compositions that stretch across a gamut of emotions” — OffBEAT Magazine review by Dan Willging
Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs, accompanied by acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica; He plays tambourine with his foot. Originality is Danzig’s hallmark; Kevin’s lyrics are invariably intelligent, the instrumental arrangements are in perfect sync and skillfully executed.
Kevin’s fans range from age 3 to 93 and his original songs can be heard on rock, folk, Americana, Inspirational, and easy listening stations in North America and are available for digital download at www.cdbaby.com, itunes.com, amazon.com, and many other sites. He is endorsed by ELIXIR STRINGS. “I have used Elixir Strings for over 10 years for their quality of tone and long life” 2/2013 –Kevin Danzig
Kevin Danzig makes his home in the mountains of Colorado. He plays a wide range of venues throughout North America, including clubs, concert halls, festivals, restaurants, college campuses, coffee shops, outdoor arenas, house concerts, corporate events and weddings. In the past 10 years, he has been invited for a return engagement to every venue at which he’s performed.
Growing up in a musical family in Southern California, Kevin Danzig has been a performing songwriter nearly his entire life and a professional since the age of 18. At age 11, Kevin was recording for K-TEL Records, (Mike Curb Productions), as one of the jubilant voices of 50 Children’s Favorites “As seen on TV”. It was in 1978, however, that he got his first big…rejection, when Chuck Barris, (host of the Gong Show), told him, “Kid, you’re TOO GOOD for this show!”
Kevin has three songs featured on the soundtrack of the movie SOULTAKER and has won five BILLBOARD MAGAZINE Song Awards. His song “HEY DEAN!” was featured on the syndicated radio program CAR TALK.
Kevin has recorded nine full length CD
Among fellow singer/songwriters Kevin’s performed alongside or opened for are: John Mayer, Shawn Mullins, Dar Williams, Leon Russell, Edgar Winter, David Wilcox, Ellis Paul, Martin Sexton, Edwin McCain, Bill Staines, Leo Kottke, John Hammond, Chuck Pyle, Trout Fishing in America, Chuck Brodsky, Spencer Bohren, The Allison Brown Quartet, The Bangles, Still on the Hill, Kate Campbell, The Radiators, and Mary Gauthier among many others.
Kevin was a Main stage Performer at the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival in 2003 and 2006. The latter year was recorded and released as “Welcome Home”. With former partner Cat Woolley, (Danzig & Woolley), he played the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 3 times. Together they also won the Susquehanna Music & Arts Festival Song Contest. Kevin has been a finalist in such song contests as Kerrville New Folk, (four times), Telluride Troubadour, Napa Valley Emerging Songwriter Showcase,
Rocky Mountain Folk Festival Songwriters Competition and the South Florida Folk Festival Songwriting Competition.