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Kelley Swindall "California" OFFICIAL MUSIC MOVIE

On “California,” Swindall brings some levity to her more heartfelt, roots-driven You Can Call Me Darlin’ tracks with a lighthearted tale of a girl trying to making her way—despite the male distractions. “It’s much lighter in subject matter and tone than some of the others songs [on the album],” Swindall tells American Songwriter. “So it makes a good counter, rounding it out.”

GARDEN SESSIONS: Kelley Swindall - You Can Call Me Darling If You Want 11/7/19 Underwater Sunshine

Kelley Swindall sits down for a One On One Garden Session at Underwater Sunshine Festival on November 7th , 2019. Watch the full session here: https://youtu.be/mFYFjwF91Qo For more info visit: https://kelleyswindall.com Audio & Video by: Ehud Lazin Setlist: Refuse To Be Blue You Can Call Me Darling If You Want I Ain’t For you, You Ain’t For Me My Minglewood Blues Kelley Swindall was born and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where she grew up listening to the music of Kris Kristofferson, Patsy Cline, and Johnny Cash on the way to church every Sunday morning, because that’s what her Daddy listened to. The rest of the week she listened to the Atlanta classic oldies station, because thats what her ride to school listened to, and when she was old enough to drive herself , she added Ryan Adams, Tom Petty, and Dylan to the mix. Drawing from her Southern roots & background, her style is a blend of soulful & bluesy folk n roll coupled with a witty, gritty, classic country sensibility, inspired by the outlaw tradition. Her music is deeply rooted in story songs, talking blues, and driven by strong female characters who tell it like it is and don’t take shit. You can find her playing solo out on the road, as well as around NYC,with her band, where she’s shared the stage with the likes of David Allen Coe, Jesse Malin, Tommy Stinson, Joseph Arthur, Jay Gonzalez (Drive By Truckers), Hollis Brown, and Alan Merril, among others. Her studio debut album , co- produced by Don Dilego and Mike Montali (Hollis Brown,) was tracked live over 3 days in a snowstorm at Velvet Elk Studios, in the Poconos, and features Teddy Kumpel (Joe Jackson) on Lead Guitar, Andy Zehnal (Hollis Brown) on Drums , and Michael Hesselein (Mail The Horse) on Keys, with both Dilego and Montali sitting in on Bass. Be on the look out for a late 2019 release.

GARDEN SESSIONS: Kelley Swindall - Refuse To Be Blue November 7th, 2019 Underwater Sunshine Fest

Kelley Swindall sits down for a One On One Garden Session at Underwater Sunshine Festival on November 7th , 2019. Watch the full session here: https://youtu.be/mFYFjwF91Qo For more info visit: https://kelleyswindall.com Audio & Video by: Ehud Lazin Setlist: Refuse To Be Blue You Can Call Me Darling If You Want I Ain’t For you, You Ain’t For Me My Minglewood Blues Kelley Swindall was born and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where she grew up listening to the music of Kris Kristofferson, Patsy Cline, and Johnny Cash on the way to church every Sunday morning, because that’s what her Daddy listened to. The rest of the week she listened to the Atlanta classic oldies station, because thats what her ride to school listened to, and when she was old enough to drive herself , she added Ryan Adams, Tom Petty, and Dylan to the mix. Drawing from her Southern roots & background, her style is a blend of soulful & bluesy folk n roll coupled with a witty, gritty, classic country sensibility, inspired by the outlaw tradition. Her music is deeply rooted in story songs, talking blues, and driven by strong female characters who tell it like it is and don’t take shit. You can find her playing solo out on the road, as well as around NYC,with her band, where she’s shared the stage with the likes of David Allen Coe, Jesse Malin, Tommy Stinson, Joseph Arthur, Jay Gonzalez (Drive By Truckers), Hollis Brown, and Alan Merril, among others. Her studio debut album , co- produced by Don Dilego and Mike Montali (Hollis Brown,) was tracked live over 3 days in a snowstorm at Velvet Elk Studios, in the Poconos, and features Teddy Kumpel (Joe Jackson) on Lead Guitar, Andy Zehnal (Hollis Brown) on Drums , and Michael Hesselein (Mail The Horse) on Keys, with both Dilego and Montali sitting in on Bass. Be on the look out for a late 2019 release.

 

Kelley Swindall: "Hole In My Heart" @ Coney Island Baby NYC 4/14/19

Georgia born and NYC based Musician Kelley Swindall debuts newest song “Hole In My Heart” in a solo acoustic performance @ Coney Island Baby In NYC 4/14/19. Filmed by Jimmy Larkin

 

GARDEN SESSIONS: Kelley Swindall - I Ain't For you, You Ain't For Me 11/7/19 Underwater Sunshine

Kelley Swindall sits down for a One On One Garden Session at Underwater Sunshine Festival on November 7th , 2019. Watch the full session here: https://youtu.be/mFYFjwF91Qo For more info visit: https://kelleyswindall.com Audio & Video by: Ehud Lazin Setlist: Refuse To Be Blue You Can Call Me Darling If You Want I Ain’t For you, You Ain’t For Me My Minglewood Blues Kelley Swindall was born and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where she grew up listening to the music of Kris Kristofferson, Patsy Cline, and Johnny Cash on the way to church every Sunday morning, because that’s what her Daddy listened to. The rest of the week she listened to the Atlanta classic oldies station, because thats what her ride to school listened to, and when she was old enough to drive herself , she added Ryan Adams, Tom Petty, and Dylan to the mix. Drawing from her Southern roots & background, her style is a blend of soulful & bluesy folk n roll coupled with a witty, gritty, classic country sensibility, inspired by the outlaw tradition. Her music is deeply rooted in story songs, talking blues, and driven by strong female characters who tell it like it is and don’t take shit. You can find her playing solo out on the road, as well as around NYC,with her band, where she’s shared the stage with the likes of David Allen Coe, Jesse Malin, Tommy Stinson, Joseph Arthur, Jay Gonzalez (Drive By Truckers), Hollis Brown, and Alan Merril, among others. Her studio debut album , co- produced by Don Dilego and Mike Montali (Hollis Brown,) was tracked live over 3 days in a snowstorm at Velvet Elk Studios, in the Poconos, and features Teddy Kumpel (Joe Jackson) on Lead Guitar, Andy Zehnal (Hollis Brown) on Drums , and Michael Hesselein (Mail The Horse) on Keys, with both Dilego and Montali sitting in on Bass. Be on the look out for a late 2019 release.

 

Cellar Session: Kelley Swindall - Dear Savannah November 6th, 2018 City Winery New York

Kelley Swindall sits down for a One On One Garden Session at Underwater Sunshine Festival on November 7th , 2019. Watch the full session here: https://youtu.be/mFYFjwF91Qo For more info visit: https://kelleyswindall.com Audio & Video by: Ehud Lazin Setlist: Refuse To Be Blue You Can Call Me Darling If You Want I Ain’t For you, You Ain’t For Me My Minglewood Blues Kelley Swindall was born and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where she grew up listening to the music of Kris Kristofferson, Patsy Cline, and Johnny Cash on the way to church every Sunday morning, because that’s what her Daddy listened to. The rest of the week she listened to the Atlanta classic oldies station, because thats what her ride to school listened to, and when she was old enough to drive herself , she added Ryan Adams, Tom Petty, and Dylan to the mix. Drawing from her Southern roots & background, her style is a blend of soulful & bluesy folk n roll coupled with a witty, gritty, classic country sensibility, inspired by the outlaw tradition. Her music is deeply rooted in story songs, talking blues, and driven by strong female characters who tell it like it is and don’t take shit. You can find her playing solo out on the road, as well as around NYC,with her band, where she’s shared the stage with the likes of David Allen Coe, Jesse Malin, Tommy Stinson, Joseph Arthur, Jay Gonzalez (Drive By Truckers), Hollis Brown, and Alan Merril, among others. Her studio debut album , co- produced by Don Dilego and Mike Montali (Hollis Brown,) was tracked live over 3 days in a snowstorm at Velvet Elk Studios, in the Poconos, and features Teddy Kumpel (Joe Jackson) on Lead Guitar, Andy Zehnal (Hollis Brown) on Drums , and Michael Hesselein (Mail The Horse) on Keys, with both Dilego and Montali sitting in on Bass. Be on the look out for a late 2019 release.

 

Cellar Session: Kelley Swindall - Dear Savannah November 6th, 2018 City Winery New York

Kelley Swindall sits down for a One On One Session at City Winery New York on November 6th, 2018. Watch the full session here: https://youtu.be/eOhm5dXwkms For more info visit: https://kelleyswindall.com Audio & Video by: Ehud Lazin Setlist: Dear Savannah Meet Me Half Way Spring Street Dive You Never Really Loved Me Anyways Kelley Swindall (pronounced swindle) was born and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia, where she grew up listening to the music of Kris Kristofferson, Patsy Cline, and David Allen Coe on the way to church every Sunday morning, because that’s what her daddy listened to. The rest of the week she listened to the Atlanta oldies station, Fox 97, because that’s what her ride listened to. Jewel, Shawn Colvin, Meredith Brooks, and Lisa Loeb were her middle school jamz, and when she was old enough to drive herself, she added Ryan Adams, Tom Petty, Dylan, The Band, and Skynyrd to the mix. She’s currently on a Townes Van Zandt kick. . She moved to NYC to study Theater at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2006, acted Off-Broadway with The Amoralists Theater Company for a couple years, heard Amy Winehouse sing “Tears Dry on Their Own” , and began teaching herself guitar and writing songs not long after… Drawing from her southern background, her style is a unique blend of soulful dark & bluesy folk coupled with a witty, gritty, old school country sensibility, inspired by the outlaw tradition, and deeply rooted in story songs and talking blues. You can find her playing around NYC and killer spots across the Country.