The Kirbys tour and perform as a duo, trio or full band in acoustic or electric settings with well over 3-hours of original material and a variety of covers in their own style. Their unique sound combines tight harmonies, strong melodies and interesting chord progressions inspired by their wide range of influences.
Each performance is tailored for the specific venue or event, including song selection and volume. Sets may include original songs and unique versions of familiar songs from artists including: America, Alabama Shakes, Alice in Chains, Aretha Franklin, Blondie, The Beatles, The Black Keys, CCR, The Cranberries, Chris Cornel, David Bowie, The Eagles, Eurythmics, Heart, Fleetwood Mac, Michael Jackson, Pink Floyd, Lenny Kravitz, Linda Ronstadt , Tears for Fears, PJ Olson, The Police, Tom Petty, Radiohead, RHCP, Van Morrison, Van Halen, Led Zeppelin and many more.
The Kirbys have released several recordings including: EPs: Seven Times (2019) and Acoustic Life (2020); Singles: Harm (2021), Cry (2022), Hold On (2022), Everlasting (2022) and Be Alright (2023), all of which can be found on most streaming platforms. With several recordings currently in the works, they plan to release 2-3 additional singles on by years end.
Accolades include a nomination for Best Live Acoustic band at the Orange County Music Awards (2008), Live TV performance on CBS 19 Music Monday (2018) and featured artist in the #4 spot on the Relix Magazine print and digital playlists (2022).
Notable venues / events where The Kirbys have performed include: The Whisky A GoGo, Sturgis Bike Rally, The Wildflower Music Festival, Poor David's Pub, Your Mom's House, Pumpkin Fest, and Sofar Sounds.
Photo By Harmony Gerber
"The Kirbys are one of our preferred artists in our regular rotation. They consistently provide a great sound and are true professionals to work with."
Angelica Love, ETX Brewing Co.
"The Kirbys are consistently touring, but when they are in East Texas, we love having them and our patrons love listening to them."
Tree Stanford, The Barrell House