September 21, 2016

Motel Mirrors at AmericanaFest 2016 + JPK on NPR’s Beale Street Caravan

I will be appearing three times at this year’s Americana Music Association’s AmericanaFest; twice with Motel Mirrors, and one solo show.

Friday, Sept 23 – City Winery, 9PM (Motel Mirrors)
Saturday, Sept 24 – The Filming Station, 3:15PM (Motel Mirrors)
Saturday, Sept 24 – Fond Object Records, 6:30 (JPK)

In other news, the segment I did for NPR Worldwide’s Beale Street Caravan show last season, “Something On the Side”, is now uploaded on my SoundCloud. The segment is all about the sidemen and women, producers, engineers, and behind-the-scenes figures who created the Memphis sound. You can stream all ten segments here.

JPK Appearance in New Ad for Philips Electronics

August 18, 2016

I was thrilled to work on this very cool ‘brand film’ for Philips Electronics which already has over one million views. I was asked to put together an 8-piece, TCB-era Elvis band and perform live at the New Daisy Theater with the truly amazing Elvis Tribute Artist, Dean Z. The subject of the ad, Keith Hart, did a great job. It was a blast to do. Continue Reading →

March 16, 2016

SXSW 2016

It’s that time again. Here’s the annual free download of “The South By Southwest Song (Everybody’s in Austin)”. I won’t be down there this time, but maybe next year.