Sheryl and Kerry grew up in San Francisco and started singing and performing together in glee clubs, choirs and musical theater .
Daughters of film and theater performer " Eileen Christy " the summers were spent on the road learning from the best . They were also discovering guitars and folk music. They started playing as a duo in their teens performing an eclectic mix of folk, country rock and jazz standards.
In 2012 after several years playing rock and blues with a full band in the San Francisco Bay area they missed the stripped down sound of their youth and decided to reform the duo . " The Keller Sisters " began performing at local venues and armed with original songs started getting booked at festivals and songwriting showcases. Their original music combines storytelling , humor , warmth and sister harmony and has been called American Folk Pop .
The sisters released their first CD "Shine" in November 2012 and followed up with " House of Cards " in December of 2014. Songs from both CD's have received honorable mentions in 3 International songwriting competitions and "House of Cards " charted on the AMA and had 4 top 10 songs on the Roots charts . In September of 2015 they licensed 2 songs for an independent film and are releasing their 3rd CD
" Hourglass Dance " spring of 2017.
Notable shows include .. American River Music Festival, Tuscon Folk Festival, Women in the Redwoods, Pacific Coast Fog Festival, Palo Alto Music and Arts Fest , SF Free Folk Festival , Great American Music Hall , Fox Theater Redwood City and the sisters are regulars in the poster room at the iconic Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco .
Sheryl and Kerry were to join Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks on his tour of the Pacific Northwest in 2015 but this tour was cancelled due to Dan's health . ( Update February 6th 2016 ) . We have just learned of Dan's passing and are heartbroken.
" Dan was a true original , a bay area legend one of our favorites ".
" A lifetime of singing other peoples music we are now thrilled to be sharing our own "
Sheryl and Kerry play as a duo, trio or full band .
Keller Sisters music is available on their website www.thekellersisters.com , Itunes, CD Baby, Amazon and streaming on Spotify . Please find us on Facebook and start a conversation @kellersisters on twitter ...