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Kray Van Kirk
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Machineries of Joy

Host/Venue Recommendations: 18

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

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Walk With Me
Lost Lover's Waltz
A Chorus of Stones



The 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 late.

Recommendations from hosts

June, 2017 - "Kray is an engaging musician with a grand sense of humor and great stories. His guitars are beautiful and clear. We were spellbound and happy with all of his songs. We definitely want him back."
(H. Lipson)


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." At the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, where many shows receive only a handful of audience members due to the sheer volume of available performances, his room was sold out, leaving some folks sitting on the stairs and a Fringe reviewer to write "the Alaskan singer-songwriter, in his Edinburgh debut, was not the reason I arrived ...


Trying to fill these important dates

CA,OR,WA/US: Jul, 2017 (dates: All year) - Returning to live in northern California after 25 years in Alaska. I'll be up and down I-5 and 101

Live at the Victoria Folk Music Society

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