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Sounds Like: Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, Robert earl Keen, The Byrds
Bio: Kenny Owens is a Singer/Songwriter. He likes to weave stories of fact and fiction. Truth and half truths. Rhymes and riddles. Hendersonville ,Tn is home. Has been for the last eighteen years. In 2010,Kenny released his debut album " Walking In St James " . Some folks took notice, Got some good re...See Full Bio
“The minute Owens and his band of Backburners takes the stage, gear heads and poetry alums alike wake up and take notice. The first thing you notice is that Owens’ guitar-welding sidekick, Bebo Whitehead, is playing his six-string upside down. A clear case of a left-handed boy who picked up a right-handed guitar at a young age just because he wanted to play…and it just stuck. This coupled with upbeat and catchy tracks like "Hard Times" and the Bluegrass stylings of "Ballad of Bodean Hardin" makes one wonder why these guys ever left Nashville. Owens even manages a throw back to the bluesy-side of the British Invasion with everything from amped-up Vox amps to Hammond organs complete with swirling Leslies. Maybe you caught him at Houston's Cactus Music in-store, but if not, he's coming soon to an impromptu roadhouse jam near you…”