"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Kray Van Kirk
Machineries of Joy
Host Recommendations: 10 Member since: 2009-10-17 Home: Juneau, AK, US Frequently Tours: Coast to Coast # of Members: 1 Sound Equipment: Please Inquire Main Instrument: Vocals, 6 and 12 string guitar Other Instruments: Genre: Singer-songwriter Style: Acoustic Folk Content: A medicine for melancholy Rating: G - PG
evening’s act was Kray Van Kirk, whose
12-string guitar and soaring vocals were
spellbinding; the Alaskan singer-songwriter,
in his Edinburgh debut, was not the reason I
arrived early, but was certainly why I stayed
Recommendations from hosts
July, 2016 - "Ray van Kirk is one of our favorite artists to present. He has performed here 3 times, and we welcome him back every couple of years. He is easy to work with, and his songwriting is both moving and beautiful. And his shows are fun!" ...
Kray Van Kirk is an Alaskan singer-songwriter, delivering performances that the Borderline Folk Club in New York called "...what every singer-songwriter should aspire to." His warm and intimate concerts on six- and twelve-string guitar have received critical praise and enthusiastic receptions from the house concert circuit to festivals and larger stages. His songs are rich tapestries of myth (The Queen of Elfland, Three Days to England), passionate echoes of the world (A Chorus of Stones, Dust),...