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Kirk Ridge Music

Kirk Ridge Music

Singer Songwriter / Rock/Swing/Blues/Gypsy Folk Rougemont, NC  US


  • 2015

    Jul 2

    Durham, NC, US | 7:00pm
  • 2015

    Apr 11

    Pittsboro, NC, US | 8:00pm

    Kirk Ridge and Black Dog Syndrome - his band - are recognized as exceptional on multiple levels. They won the RadioIndy GRindy Award for one of top indy rock CDs in 2009; were cited in 2009 and 2011 American Songwriter Magazine; featured on NPR's CarTalk & Deep Grooves, London. Kirk was a finalist Austin, TX Songwriters Assn. Contest and the Celtic Roots Radio Competition! They've performed on the stages at CenterFest, Eno Festival, Carrboro Festival, & Mumfest. Black Dog Syndrome Members Black Dog Syndrome Alan Wilson, Bass/Vocals Butch Colclough, Guitar John Hanks, Drums John Pugh, Keyboards Jonathan Wilson, Drums Kimmie Wilson, Vocals Kirk Ridge, Guitar/Vocals Mike Canale, Sax

  • 2014

    Sep 28

    Carrboro, NC, US | 4:15pm

    Weaver St Lawn Stage with Black Dog Syndrome

  • 2014

    Sep 20

    Durham, NC, US | 6:00pm

    With Black Dog Syndrome

  • 2014

    Aug 9

    Carrboro, NC, US | 3:00pm

    Radio Show with Wyatt Easterling


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  • Aira Winterland (Artist)
    Aira Winterland
    i Kirk. Just passing to say hello and ....what great song. I liked "Tight Squeeze" . I would like to play this song whit you. Thanks for your music men. Much respect. Peace Aira Ps. The sax solo is amazing in this tune...
  • Charleena     R&B/Soul (Artist)
    Charleena R&B/Soul
    Showing Some UK Love 2 Ur Page Kirk, Nice work Here,
  • Chuck Brunicardi (Artist)
    Chuck Brunicardi
    "Wop Doo" uptempo fantastic style Kirk. Catchy vocal with cool lyrics. All the best.
  • Across the Pond (Artist)
    Across the Pond
    Dittos to what Jason posted. Very nice.
  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Outstanding rocking blues Kirk!
  • Jason Damico (Artist)
    Jason Damico
    Hi Kirk, great job on the Shalane video and song! Hope all is well with you!


  • BDS Farm Jam 09
  • BDS Broad St Cafe


Label: Kirk Ridge Music

Bio: RadioIndy GRindy Award for one of top indy rock CDs in 2009
Cited in 2009 and 2011 American Songwriter Magazine
Featured on NPR's CarTalk & Deep Grooves, London
Finalist Austin, TX Songwriters Assn. Contest
Celtic Roots Radio Competition
Stages at CenterFest, Eno Festival, Carrboro Festival, ...See Full Bio

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Butch Colclough



Kirk Ridge





"Tubby Ridge kicked the afternoon off with a great set."

— Pinecone Newsletter

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May 4, 2010

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