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The Kennedys

The Kennedys

Folk / Rock / Pop New York, NY  US
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  • Fri

    Apr 3

    New York, NY, US | 7:30pm

    The Kennedys' New York City CD release for "West," and 20th Anniversary show. West is the first of their triple CD release for spring 2015. The Kennedys will be releasing THREE CDs: a duo recording and solo recordings by each of them. Tonight you will have the exclusive opportunity to purchase an advance copy of our upcoming duo CD, "West," which is currently otherwise unavailable. 7:00 doors; 7:30pm show. Tickets: $15

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  • Sat

    Apr 4

    Kingston, MA, US | 8:00pm

    The Kennedys Triple CD Release Tour! The Kennedys in Concert, April 4, 2015 South Shore Folk Music Club at the Beal House, Kingston, MA $20 member/$22 non-member 8pm show http://www.bandsintown.com/event/8704545/buy_tickets

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  • Fri

    Apr 10

    Hamilton, NJ, US | 8:00pm

    Tribute to Bob Dylan in the East Gallery of the Grounds For Sculpture, featuring The Kennedys, Rod MacDonald, Elissa Jones. Acoustic pop duo The Kennedys, accompanied by Rod McDonald and Elissa Jones, will present a full band experience of acoustic and electric Dylan classics from “Blowin’ in the Wind” to “Things Have Changed.” Showtime: 8pm Tickets are $20 for Members; $25 non-Members. Advance ticket purchase includes park admission and close 4/9. Buy online or call (609) 586-0616 ext. 243. http://www.groundsforsculpture.org/Events/A-Tribute-to-Bob-Dylan

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  • Sat

    Apr 11

    Southborough, MA, US | 8:00pm

    The Kennedys Triple CD Release Tour! http://www.steeplecoffeehouse.org/index.html Tickets: TBA Time: TBA

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  • Sun

    Apr 12

    Stony Brook, NY, US | 7:00pm

    This is the makeup date for the concert originally scheduled for February 15. The Kennedys celebrate 20 years with three new CDs, the first of which, "West" will be available at this show. As this show was originally scheduled as a tribute to Nanci Griffith, we will be doing a mix of songs from our new CDs, and some Nanci Griffith favorites. http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/fsa/services/university-cafe/sunday-concerts.html $22adv/$27 door Tickets $22.00 at www.gpjac.org/UCafe.html through Friday, April 10th with remaining tickets at the door for $27.00 (cash only). You must be 21 or older to purchase tickets and attend Sunday Concert Series events. Admission of 21+ when alcohol is served is a requirement of University Alcohol Policy and of University Cafe. Caroline Doctorow opens.

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  • Sills & Smith (Artist)
    Sills & Smith
    I'll Come Over is lovely. A beautiful song and astonishing vocals. Frank Smith
  • Bill Wright (Artist)
    Bill Wright
    Cool tunes, Kennedys!! Keep rocking at the "Speed of Soul."
  • Jerry's Bones (Artist)
    Jerry's Bones
    LOVE the guitar sound and the vocals sound awesome! Diggin it! Jerry's Bones
  • Judi Austin (Artist)
    Judi Austin
    Powerful sound you have there! Wish I could hear you live!
  • Blue Mountain Mule (Artist)
    Blue Mountain Mule
    What an amazing collection of tunes. Love your vocals, arrangements and powerful delivery. There is a place for you here in San Diego. Wow. Love your work.
  • Rory Kenna (Artist)
    Rory Kenna
    Great Music | Respect


  • Photo by Jeremy Lebled, 2012
  • Photo by Jeremy Lebled, 2012
  • Photo by Jeremy Lebled, 2012


Pete Kennedy



Label: The Kennedys/Burnside in US; The Kennedys/Proper in UK

Bio: The Kennedys Mark 20th Anniversary with "West" (2015)

Pete and Maura Kennedy, both East Coast natives, met in Austin, Texas, joined forces with Nanci Griffith’s Blue Moon Orchestra for a couple of years, and set out on a road that, for two decades, has led them not only west but all over the US ...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @RockwoodNYC: Check out @KennedysThe show on 4/3 featured in @NewYorker http://t.co/CQmQMklx9H and get tix: http://t.co/Vkt1mWdNJN


“Just in from one of the best gigs I have seen this year. The Kennedys were superb at The Loft tonight. Wonderful music and a great U2 cover in Wild Honey. Anyone who missed it missed a treat of a gig. Hope they come back again soon.”

— John O'Regan, Freelance Music Journalist/Broadcaster/Lecturer

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