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"One of the Northwoods’ best and busiest musicians", is how the "Northwoods live music calendar", describes Scott Kirby. In 2014, Kirby was featured on "Around the Corner with John McGivern. Kirby was chosen first runner up at the Big Top Chautauqua Celebration of song festival in 2009. Kirby's Music has been featured on Radio Canada International.

Kirby also made contributions on Kelly Jackson's release, "Spirit of a Woman"-best folk/americana recording at the 2012 NAMA ceremony. (www.spiritofanikwe.com) Performing with Native American artist Kelly Jackson, they've opened up for Bill "birdsong" Miller,  Bobby Bullet, the new queen of bluegrass: Rhonda Vincent, and the Indigo Girls, and Thunderhand Joe. 

Kirby also plays bass and sings harmony for Northwoods legend Tuck Pence. (www.tuckpence.com) He's recorded on Tuck's latest release, "American Relic", which earned Pence a WAMI award for people's choice in 2010.


 Kirby's musical style is a fine blending of genres he calls, "bluecountry-folkgrass". Drawing on a variety of influences, Kirby delivers an undeniably original sound by combining- guitar looping, harmonica, and kick drum. He's opened for Suzanne Vega, J.L. Stiles and has shared the stage with Sean Kelly (the samples). Kirby's steady schedule of Live performances and studio sessions includes every tuesday night at the Little Brown Jug in Minocqua,WI .      

 

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One of the best and busiest of Northern Wisconsin's Working Musicians/Artists; Scott Kirby, Has been featured on Milwaukee public television's "Around the Corner with John McGivern", Relix Magazine's Dec 2015 music Sampler, "The Maple Leaf Mailbag" of Radio Canada International, "Live from the White Pine" on WXPR, the Independent Documentary film "UP a River", was first runner up at Big Top Chautauqua's Celebration of Song Festival '09 . Kirby Has opened for: Suzanne Vega, Indigo Girls, Bill Miller, J.L. Stiles with Doug Ellington, Sean Kelly, Rhonda Vincent...Performs Over 200 shows per year in Diverse Venues from the House of Blues to the Hard Rock Cafe to The Overture Center's Capitol Theatre, to street corners in Nashville and Subway Platforms in New York City. He Performs Tuesdays and Wednesdays Weekly in Minocqua,WI at the Little Brown Jug.

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