KIM RILEY was born to play music! Daughter of one of rock and roll's pioneering recording artist Bob Riley, her influences are vast and varied. Kim studied classical violin for 9 years until she picked up her fathers guitar and never looked back! Her artistic influences include Nancy Wilson from Heart, along with a long list of artists, most which she covers in her show. Kim has been performing in the New England area for years, as a solo performer as well as with bands The Other Kim and Out Of The Blue. Kim also works as a recording artist both performing as well as recording with such luminaries as Hank Decken and Pondering Judd.
Kim is also in the emerging Americana band FAMOUS JANE with Hank Decken (Producer , Songwriter, Guitars and Vocalist) Tom Davis (Bass) and Travis Barton (Drums). Their debut CD "New Persuasion" is garnering great attention and high profile shows as well as radio airplay! The CD can be found on iTunes and CDBABY. FAMOUS JANE has also just released their concert DVD "Famous Jane Live At Tupelo Hall".
Kim has a repertoire of almost 500 songs. For a complete list please send an email to have it sent to you...its a perfect songlist for many types of venues and private functions!