The Kennedys Celebrate 20 Years of Music & Marriage with 3 New CDs:
The duo's "West," along with two solo albums, "Villanelle: The Songs of Maura Kennedy and B.D. Love" and Pete's "Heart Of Gotham"
NEWS FLASH!! The Kennedys celebrate their 20th anniversary with the release of three albums of all new material in 2015. 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. PayPal - The safer, easier way to pay online! $15.00 plus postage and handling.
Pete Kennedy's long awaited solo CD, "Heart Of Gotham," five years in the making, is coming out in October. It's a rock song cycle of stories set in New York City.
The Kennedys "West" - $15 plus postage.
Pete Kennedy's "Heart Of Gotham" - $15 plus shipping.
Maura Kennedy's solo 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..." was released on the Varese Sarabande label on May 12, 2015.
"Villanelle: The Songs of Maura Kennedy
and B.D. Love" CD - $15 plus shipping.
The Kennedys limited-edition CD, "Dance A Little Closer: The Kennedys Sing The Songs Of Nanci Griffith" was recorded live at The Turning Point in New York in April 2014, and was previously only available at our concerts in the UK, but we're offering it here for a limited time, until we sell out of it. Songs include: I Wish It Would Rain, Trouble In The Fields, Across The Great Divide, Late Night Grande Hotel, Lone Star Satate Of Mind, There's A Light Beyond These Woods, I'm Not Drivin' These Wheels, Gulf Coast Highway, Love Wore A Halo, From A Distance, Ford Econoline, Love At The Five And Dime, Hell No (I'm Not Alright).
Pete Kennedy releases "Tone, Twang, and Taste" an all instrumental CD celebrating pre-rock electric guitar. For more information about this release, click here. Songs include: This Ain't The Blues, Cannonball Rag, The Mad Russian, Rhapsody in Blue, Jerry's Breakdown, How High The Moon, Baby Catt's Blues, Main Street Breakdown, Minor Swing, Seven Come Eleven, Harlem Nocturne, Lover, Django's Train, Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Dance A Little Closer CD. $15.00 + shipping
Tone, Twang, And Taste CD. $15.00 plus shipping.
"Closer Than You Know" is The Kennedys' first album of new material in four years. Tracks include: "Winter," "Rhyme and Reason," "I'll Come Over," "Cradle to a Boat," "Sigh," "Home," "Marina Dream," "Made of Sand," "Big Star Song," "Wild Honey," "Happy Again" and "Winter Lies." Price: $15.00
Closer Than You Know CD. $15.00 plus shipping.
The Kennedys' "Retrospective" album is currently out of stock.
Better Dreams (2008) Songs include: Breathe, Speed of Soul (with Dan Navarro and Rachel Davis), I Found a Road, No Mornings, Better Dreams (with The Strangelings), Give Me Back My Country, American Wish, Sago Mine (with David Jacobs-Strain), Light My Way, In My Dreams, Kindred Spirits, Pacé (with Sloan Wainwright and John Kirk), and with Cadence Carroll and Radoslav Lorkovic on various tracks. $15.00.
Maura Kennedy's debut solo CD, "Parade of Echoes" (2010). Includes The Thing With Feathers, New Way To Live, Sun Burns Gold, Chains, Patience, Time Will Steal Your Heart, October, Just The Rain, Some Kind of Life, Dreamless Sleep, Make It Last, Summer Coulda Lasted Forever, Shadows With The Lonely. $15.00
Songs Of The Open Road (2006) Features: This Moment, Eight Miles High, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall, Pretty Girl Why, Gypsy Rose, Raging Eyes, Gypsy Rider, Galveston, Jasmine, Eye On The Road, Happytown (All Right With Me), Sin City, I'm On My Way, Late Night Grande Hotel Price: $15.00
Better Dreams CD:
Maura Kennedy's Parade of Echoes CD:
Currently out of stock
Half A Million Miles (2005). Featuring: Half a Million Miles, Namaste, Midnight Ghost, Live, Listen, Nuah, 9th Street Billy, Everything's on Fire, Time Ain't Long, Here and Now, as well as covers of Bob Dylan's Chimes of Freedom, and Richard Thompson's How Will I Ever Be Simple Again Price: $15.00
Stand (2003). Featuring:Dharma Cafe, Stand, Pilgrim, Raindrop, Ashes & Sand, Dance Around in the Rain, Tupelo, Miracle Mile, Don't Hold Your Breath, Anna and the Magic Gown, as well as covers of Dave Carter's When I Go, and Nerissa Nields' Easy People. Price: $15.00
Get It Right (2002). With guest vocalist, Nanci Griffith. Enhanced CD includes music video, photos, more. Featuring: Ride Angel Ride, Didn't It Rain, Get It Right, Angel and You, Half of Us, Nickeltown, Pearl's Eye View, Why Winona Why?, I Don't Trust Words, Galaxy Express, The Things We Touch Sale Price: $15.00
Half A Million Miles CD:
Currently out of print. Sorry!
Get It Right CD:
Evolver (2000). Featuring: Pick You Up, Keep the Place Clean, Good Morning Groovy, Never Learn, The Girl with the Blonde Eye, Free, Mr. Lucky Man, Put Your Mind, Can't Kill Hope With A Gun, Here Without You, World Away, If I Weep, Down Down Down, Stangers. CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.
Angel Fire (1998). Featuring: Common Bond, The Coo Coo, Bells & Loaves & Letters, Angels Cry, The Fire & The Rose, Just Like Henry David, Feather in the Flame, A Bend In The River, Jesse, A Letter to Emily, Angel Fire, Hey Vin, A Place in Time. CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.
Life Is Large (1996) Reissue w/6 bonus tracks. Featuring: Life is Large, Velvet Glove, St. Marks Square, Sunday, Heart of Darkness, One Heart One Soul, Mystery, Tribe, I'm Not You, Right as Rain, Blackberry Rain, Sirens. Reissue bonus tracks: Life Is Large acoustic, She just don't Care, One Heart One Soul acoustic, St Mark's Square acoustic, Sirens acoustic, And Your Bird Can Sing Sale Price: $15.00
Life Is Large CD:
River of Fallen Stars (1995) reissue w/6 bonus tracks. Featuring: River of Fallen Stars, Same Old Way, Month of Hours, Wall of Death, Day in and Day Out, Winterheart, Fortune Teller Road, Stephen's Green, House On Fire, Run the Red Horses, Life Goes On Without You, Chelsea Embankment, Spirit Compass. Reissue bonus tracks: Sendera Blessing, Belfast, Fog, River of Fallen Stars instrumental, Run the Red Horses instrumental, Spirit Compass instrumental Sale Price: $15.00
Season Of The Witch, by The Strangelings (2007). Features: Season of the Witch, White Bird, Matty Groves, Sculptor's Song, Tanglewood Tree, Johnny Come Down To Hilo, Hard Way to Learn, Wildest Sea, The Coo Coo, Nuah, Wayfaring Stranger, Man of Poor Fortune, Wake Up, Children, Didn't It Rain, Sirens. The Strangelings are: Pete & Maura Kennedy, Chris Thompson, Rebecca Hall, Ken Anderson. OUT OF PRINT!
The Strangelings DVD - The Nuah Suite, live in concert. The Nuah Suite is a chain of enigmatic songs, a rich blend of Goddess imagery and classical themes from around the world, woven into a complex fabric that flows like an orchestral sonata. Glued together by the charismatic stage presence and angelic harmonies of a trio of gorgeous voices. This "live bootleg" performance includes Dave Carter's Tanglewood Tree, Fairport Convention's Matty Groves, more! Sale Price: $5.00
River Of Fallen Stars CD:
The Strangelings Season of the Witch CD:
OUT OF PRINT!
The Strangelings DVD:
Channel 3, Pete Kennedys solo (1992). Pete Kennedy band, Featuring rock songs: Channel 3, Heart of Darkness, Tough Love, Night City, Use the Whip, Thrilltown, Film Noir, Love and Bullets, Burning Chrome, Channel 3 instrumentaL. CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.
Fingers on Fire: Pete Kennedy and Tom Principato live (1978). "Fingers On Fire" is a live CD recorded in 1978, featuring Pete Kennedy and Tom Principato doing all instrumental swing guitar music. This recording, which was their opening set at a Danny Gatton show, has been "in the can" for 24 years! This is its first release. Read Liner Notes. Price: $15.00
Pete Kennedy Guitarslinger (2008) **OUT OF PRINT** Features: You Can't Catch Me, Django's Train, The Devil's Boat, Guitarslinger, Alabama Rain, How High The Moon, Something Real, Lover, Whistle in the Dark, Rhapsody in Blue, 19 in Vietnam, Eldorado, Jesu, Not Fade Away, Nature Boy. CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.
Fingers On Fire CD:
The Stringbusters Rhapsody in Uke (OUT OF PRINT)
Life Is Large sheet music
River of Fallen Stars sheet music
The Stringbusters Rhapsody in Uke is SOLD OUT!
Life Is Large/St. Mark's Square sheet music $4:
River Of Fallen Stars/Day In And Day Out sheet music, $4:
A note on the new international shipping costs: The US Postal Service has recently raised international shipping rates dramatically. We were shocked to see just how much it costs! Please be advised that the new international shipping fees are not coming from us, but from our postal service. Be prepared for the following shipping fees outside the US: For 1 CD: $8 Canada/$10 rest of the world. For 2 CDs: $9 Canada/$13 rest of the world. For 3 CDs: $10 Canada/$14 rest of the world. For 4 CDs: $11 Canada/$15 rest of the world. We hope to negate these costs by touring to your country, where you can buy our CDs with no additional shipping!