Behind The Man: Biography
Will Kimbrough is hungry. The youthful singer, songwriter, award-winning guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, producer, performer and bandleader has a voracious appetite for every aspect of music.
“...Perhaps the best thing I can say about Will Kimbrough is this: When I grow up I want to be like him.”
— Rodney Crowell
“The thing I love about Will is, he’s an old soul. He’s about 20 years younger than I am, but he plays like he’s been alive for a long time ... He just blew me away.
— Marshall Chapman
“...On stage, he can charm a crowd whether fronting a band, or playing solo. That is
why you see his songs on my albums and
his face on our stage”
— Jimmy Buffett
“His records make me jealous. So do his songs”
— Todd Snider
“Though Will Kimbrough's masterful guitar work has been featured on albums by Jimmy Buffett and Rodney Crowell, his solo career is what's made him A
LEGEND IN SOME CIRCLES.
— David Dye,The World Café
“A smart, deserving songwriter. A well kept secret”
— PARKE PUTERBAUGH,Rolling Stone
“Will Kimbrough has honed a rough-around-the-edges style in which the storytelling traditions of folk, blues, and traditional country are set to arrangements that wouldn’t be out of place on an alternative rock record.”
— Matt Gewolb,Crawdaddy Magazine
“(Will Kimbrough) lives the music, and it lives within him.”
— The Daily Times
“His acoustic pop/rock songs are honest observations of the human condition filtered through his unique and sophisticated perspective. He's self-deprecating in a charmingly infectious sort of way...