Saturday on 4/19 - I'll be sitting in with THE Michael Tarbox at the Plough and Stars in Cambridge, Ma. 10:30 - Also playing are Ryan Lee Crosby and Russell Feathers.                          

***The new record, produced by Paul Kolderie, is finally being pressed and those that pledged to support the project will receive cd's in early May. Here is the back cover illustration drawn by Brad Kendall


3/11/12   BK was nominated for Americana "Best Male Vocalist" in this years RI Motif Magazine   Please vote and show your support! Thanks







2/28/14 - I spent this week recording and producing a handful and a half of Allysen Callery's mesmerizing songs. One tune is being submitted for a Bonnie Prince Billy compilation. She chose "I Gave You"... and she slays it.  The others are headed to Folk Radio UK. Allysen is going to SXSW in a few weeks and you can support her trip by visiting She also just received a great review in Germany's  Rolling Stone Mgazine.












The BK Band will opening for THE AUTUMN DEFENSE (wilco side project) at the Narrows Center for the ARTS in Fall River, MA. on FRIDAY, FEB 7 - check out our page "SHOWS" for more info.




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Here is the BK BAnd live @ the Narrows Americana Festival   "A tribute to GRAM PARSONS" - with Tanya Donelly, Michael Samos, Meg O'Conner -  you can purchase a recording of this night at



10/29/13 - In honor of the passing of LOU REED - I post this song that the brothers kendall recorded in 1988  "I found a reason"  by the Velvet Underground - Dana Colley on sax, Mike Leahy on guitar - Brian Dunton on bass and jeff allison on drums  Skeg and I on vocals and gtrs too. - 4 track at our rehearsal space      01_I_Found_A_Reason.mp3  



                                                                       Hey friends - Tanya Donelly has just released her latest Swan Song Series lll and she covers the song "Midnight Flower"! check it out here.  


RI MOTIF MAGAZINE - 2013 Winner Best Americana Vocalist

RI MOTIF MAGAZINE- Nominated - 2013 Best Americana Album "Midnight Flower"