It is impossible to be who we are without each other. .
Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising hit the music scene hard and
fast and have not slowed
down one bit over the years. . . . in fact, they continually pick up speed!
With 3 successful CD's receiving international airplay, this group of
catching the ear of the listening audience and currently boasts both the 2008
Roots Music Association Bluegrass Songwriter of the Year
(Dennis Nelson) and the
winner of the $10,000 2010 International City Love Music
Contest (Tom Tower).
This group is all about the stories, and stories are what you get with their
material, culled from their individual and collective observations of life.
it's the high mournful old-country sound of Dennis Nelson, the storytelling
of Tom Tower, the vocal and instrumental virtuosity of Tim Crosby or the high
energy sincerity of Kathy Boyd herself, this band offers something for everyone.
Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising offers a sound that is clean, hard driving and
their own. Specializing in festivals, weddings, conventions, private parties and
oriented events, Phoenix Rising aims to provide the sound you are looking for
works hard to provide "extras" to make your event unforgettable!
WHAT CAN WE DO FOR YOU???
In addition to performing, we offer a wide
variety of "extra's" that include leading slow jams, workshops, special school
events including songwriting workshops for the kids and assemblies to introduce
them to acoustic music, unique songs written specifically for your event,
We are here to please, so if you have an
idea let's hear it - and we'll do all we can to turn it into reality!
TO HIRE KATHY BOYD & PHOENIX RISING CALL
Music Profiles Artist of the Week 2010
OBA Express Article 2009
Newberg Graphic Article 2008
Cybergrass Article 2008
Boom! Magazine Article 2008
Salem-News Article 2008
Bluegrass Now Article
PBS Australia Web
Portland Tribune 2007
Portland Oregonian 2006
Meet The Band!
(Click on the band member photo to learn more about them)
Tom Tower Dennis Nelson
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