The Mighty Pines

12.10.21 The MIGHTY PINES PRESS PHOTO WEBSITE

The Mighty Pines Like the steady and strong trees from which they take their name, The Mighty Pines continue to grow in stature, creating vast musical landscapes with their layered harmonies and thoughtfully crafted instrumentation. The band, which hails from St. Louis, generates a palpable vibe on their new album, Late Last Night. Produced by Steve […]

Still Shine

11.24.21 STILL SHINE PRESS PHOTO WEBSITE

Kick off your Thanksgiving Weekend with Still Shine at Kenny’s!   Formed in the summer of 2014, Still Shine is a group of like-minded, seasoned musicians blending acoustic roots and progressive bluegrass.   Mixing mandolin, harmonica, banjo, acoustic guitar, upright bass, and tight harmonies they quickly gained a following around Central Illinois area and the […]

Backyard Tire Fire

Backyard Tire Fire press

BACKYARD TIRE FIRE Backyard is BACK! That’s right, Edward David Anderson and his able co-conspirators returned from hiatus in 2020 to play select festival and club dates with plans to release new music for the first time since 2010. Known for connecting with the common man, the Illinois based outfit released 6 albums & 2 […]

Chicago Farmer & The Field Notes

Chicago Farmer & The Field Notes The son of a small town farming community, Cody Diekhoff logged plenty of highway and stage time under the name Chicago Farmer before settling in the city in 2003. Profoundly inspired by fellow midwesterner John Prine, he’s a working-class folk musician to his core. His small town roots, tilled […]