NEWS FLASH!! The Kennedys celebrate their 20th anniversary with the release of three albums of all new material in 2015. A spring UK tour begins at the end of April.
The Kennedys "West" was released first in the UK on March 23 distributed by Proper Records, and in the US on April 14 distributed by Burnside. You can pick up a copy at one of our concerts, or order a copy here.
Maura Kennedy'ssolo CD, "Villanelle: The Songs Of Maura Kennedy And B.D. Love" is a collaboration of the lyrics of widely published poet,B.D.Love, with music composed by Maura Kennedy. "Villanelle..." will be released on the Varese Sarabande label on May 12, 2015.
Pete Kennedy's long awaited solo CD, "Heart Of Gotham," five years in the making, will be coming soon. It's a rock song cycle of stories set in New York City.
Check back often for updates on these upcoming releases.
Villanelle: $15.00 plus postage and handling.
Here's what the press is saying
Early reviews for The Kennedys, "West":
“West is a collection of thirteen enchanting tracks whose heartfelt and passionate execution makes for a wonderful listening experience.”
Rik Flynn, Guitar and Bass Magazine, UK says,"The luscious folk-laced tapestry of their latest offering Closer Than You Know will doubtless charm the pants off us Brits."
All Music Guide says,“An excellent release from start to finish.”
Maverick Magazine (UK) says, "Another wonderful album from New York duo comprised of sweet and soulful acoustic alternative folk-pop music...You will truly enjoy the wonderful songs on this marvellous album. Maura's voice is sweet & charming. There's a geniune emotion at work here..."
The Sunday New York Daily News' Jim Farber "...is floored by the Kennedys."