Kevin Morby

Kevin Morby

 

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Kevin Robert Morby (born April 2, 1988) is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. Formerly known as the bass guitarist of the folk rock band Woods and as the frontman of The Babies, Morby began a solo career, releasing Harlem River (2013) and Still Life (2014) to positive reviews.[1][2] In 2016, he released Singing Saw to widespread critical acclaim.[3][4] The following year, his fourth studio album titled City Music was released.

During live performances, Morby is accompanied by his backing band; Meg Duffy (guitar), Cyrus Gengras (bass), and Nick Kinsey (drums).

Labels

Highlights10

Baltimore
Song
Baltimore is a song by musical artist Kevin Morby, released on October 26, 2017.
City Music
Album
City Music is an album by musical artist Kevin Morby, released on June 16, 2017.
City Music
Song
City Music is a song by musical artist Kevin Morby, released on June 7, 2017.
1234
Song
1234 is a song by musical artist Kevin Morby, released on May 31, 2017.

Photos - Kevin Morby18

Popular Albums7

Album Appearances & References4

Popular Songs13

Musical Groups1

Collaborators & Influencers1

Other Music-Related Relationships2

Videos22

Spotify - Albums & Singles18

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On1

 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts38

The Regent Theatre
Los Angeles, United States
February 14, 2018
The Regent Theater
Los Angeles, US
February 15, 2018
Mississippi Studios
Portland, United States
April 2, 2018
Mississippi Studios
Portland, US
April 3, 2018
Mississippi Studios
Portland, US
April 4, 2018
The Fillmore
San Francisco, United States
April 5, 2018
The Fillmore
San Francisco, US
April 6, 2018
Troubadour
West Hollywood, US
April 7, 2018
Troubadour
West Hollywood, US
April 8, 2018
Casbah
San Diego, United States
April 9, 2018
The Casbah
San Diego, US
April 10, 2018
191 Toole
Tucson, US
April 11, 2018
Barracuda
Austin, United States
April 12, 2018
Barracuda Nightclub
Austin, US
April 13, 2018
Barracuda Nightclub
Austin, US
April 14, 2018
White Oak Music Hall
Houston, US
April 15, 2018
Saturn
Birmingham, United States
April 16, 2018
Saturn
Birmingham, US
April 17, 2018
The Earl
Atlanta, United States
April 18, 2018
The Earl
Atlanta, US
April 19, 2018
The Ottobar
Baltimore, United States
April 20, 2018
Ottobar
Baltimore, US
April 21, 2018
Bowery Ballroom
New York, US
April 22, 2018
Bowery Ballroom
New York, US
April 23, 2018
Ace of Cups
Columbus, US
April 24, 2018
El Club
Detroit, United States
April 25, 2018
El Club
Detroit, US
April 26, 2018
The HI-FI
Indianapolis, United States
April 27, 2018
The Hi Fi
Indianapolis, US
April 28, 2018
Thalia Hall
Chicago, US
April 29, 2018
High Noon Saloon
Madison, United States
April 30, 2018
High Noon Saloon
Madison, US
May 1, 2018
Cedar Cultural Center
Minneapolis, United States
May 2, 2018
Cedar Cultural Center
Minneapolis, US
May 3, 2018
The Mill
Iowa City, United States
May 4, 2018
Record Bar
Kansas City, United States
May 5, 2018
The Record Bar
Kansas City, US
May 6, 2018
Haven
Copenhagen, Denmark
August 10, 2018

News Articles18

Kathryn Hunter, Le Gateau Chocolat, Vika Bull, Kiri Pritchard-McClean, Kevin Morby, Nikki Bedi, Clive Anderson
  –  December 22, 2017
Clive Anderson and Nikki Bedi are joined by Kathryn Hunter, Vika Bull, Le Gateau Chocolat and Kiri Pritchard-McClean for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music from Kevin Morby, Vika Bull and Le Gateau Chocolat. Producer: Sukey Firth.
Kevin Morby Joins Alone & Together in Brooklyn
  –  December 16, 2017
Kevin Morby made a surprise appearance during the Alone & Together show at Brooklyn, NY’s Music Hall of Williamsburg last night. The former Woods member took the stage partway through the show for a song from his 2016 release Singing Saw “Destroyer ...
Kevin Morby announces 2018 spring tour dates
  –  December 4, 2017
Late last month, Kevin Morby wrapped his world tour supporting his latest album, City Music. If you somehow missed him on the massive trek, you’ll get a second chance come spring, as the indie folk singer-songwriter has just announced a new round of US ...
holiday music roundup: Best Coast, Kevin Morby, Phoebe Bridgers, Marching Church & more
  –  December 1, 2017
Thanksgiving has passed, it’s now December, and that ringing in your ears may be tinnitus but it’s also sleighbells. It’s time for holiday music whether you’re ready or not. Amazon has just released its 2017 Indie for The Holidays compilation of ...
Kevin Morby releases new 'Baltimore' song to benefit local music-education program
  –  October 25, 2017
After a month of binge-watching “The Wire” and “The Sopranos,” Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter Kevin Morby wrote “Baltimore,” a song meant to honor his favorite characters from both HBO series. It soon transformed into a love letter to the ...
The National’s Dessner Brothers Enlist Arcade Fire, More for 2018 Haven Festival
  –  December 29, 2017
It takes place August 10-11. Joining Arcade Fire are Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Kamasi Washington, Ariel Pink, Brockhampton, Big Thief, Einstürzende Neubauten, Moses Sumney, Kevin Morby, and more. The Dessners will perform with the Royal Danish Orchestra.
Kevin Morby Announces "Fun and Free Holiday Hootenanny"
  –  December 27, 2017
Indie rocker Kevin Morby has announced a free, last-minute “holiday hootenanny,” on Saturday December 30 at the Love Garden record store in Lawrence, Kan. Noting that the show will not include his full band, the singer wrote, “If you wish to see the ...
The Pitchfork Festival Artist’s Guide to Hanging Out in Paris
  –  December 24, 2017
The American indie rockers looped in acts like guitar-toters Kevin Morby and Ride to kick things off, before taking to the stage as headliners themselves. But the day’s highlight was, without a shadow of a doubt, a soulful set from Moses Sumney ...
The 10 best songs by the 10 most underrated bands, as chosen by The Little Kicks
  –  December 22, 2017
Kevin Morby is a vastly underrated singer-songwriter from Kansas, America. His album Singing Saw is pretty much flawless and as a live act he can really play. The album got pretty good reviews and was featured fairly regularly in the press but I watched ...
Jessica Lea Mayfield Releases New Holiday-Themed Music Video
  –  December 21, 2017
Christopher Good, a guy who recently directed videos for Kevin Morby, Grizzly Bear, Jay Som and Margaret Glassy, directed the video. "I love Christmas so much and was super excited to get to record a song for Indie For The Holidays," explains Mayfield in a ...
Watch Jessica Lea Mayfield Perform “To Heck With Ole Santa Claus”
  –  December 20, 2017
Christopher Good, who’s helmed videos for artists like Kevin Morby and Grizzly Bear, directed the off-kilter clip. Watch the video for “To Heck With Ole Santa Claus” below, and check out Amazon’s Indie for the Holidays playlist here.
Jessica Lea Mayfield Releases Amazon Original Video For 'To Heck With Ole Santa Claus'
  –  December 20, 2017
The Amazon Original video was directed by Christopher Good, who recently directed videos for Kevin Morby, Grizzly Bear, Jay Som, Margaret Glaspy and more. "I love Christmas so much and was super excited to get to record a song for Indie For The Holidays ...
Jessica Lea Mayfield Gets Revenge in Video for "To Heck With Ole Santa Claus (Loretta Lynn Cover)"
  –  December 20, 2017
Amazon’s “Indie for the Holidays” playlist tapped the likes of Albert Hammond, Jr., Kevin Morby, Best Coast and others to bring the holiday cheer by putting their own spin on yuletide classics, as well as more modern compositions. Included in the mix ...
Hand Habits and Kevin Morby
  –  December 18, 2017
In 2017, Hand Habits (Meg Duffy) released her debut LP and toured both on her own and as the guitarist in Kevin Morby's band. 2018 will feature even more Hand Habits dates, including a U.S. tour with Kevin Morby.
Kevin Morby announces 2018 spring tour dates
  –  December 4, 2017
Late last month, Kevin Morby wrapped his world tour supporting his latest album, City Music. If you somehow missed him on the massive trek, you’ll get a second chance come spring, as the indie folk singer-songwriter has just announced a new round of US ...
holiday music roundup: Best Coast, Kevin Morby, Phoebe Bridgers, Marching Church & more
  –  December 1, 2017
Thanksgiving has passed, it’s now December, and that ringing in your ears may be tinnitus but it’s also sleighbells. It’s time for holiday music whether you’re ready or not. Amazon has just released its 2017 Indie for The Holidays compilation of ...
Kevin Morby’s ‘Blue Christmas’ Is The Psychedelic Holiday Ballad You Didn’t Realize You Needed
  –  November 30, 2017
Every year is a struggle to add new material into the canon of immortal Christmas music. Don’t get me wrong, I love Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas,” and Mariah Carey’s force of nature pop smash “All I Want For Christmas Is You” as much as the ...
Kevin Morby releases new 'Baltimore' song to benefit local music-education program
  –  October 25, 2017
After a month of binge-watching “The Wire” and “The Sopranos,” Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter Kevin Morby wrote “Baltimore,” a song meant to honor his favorite characters from both HBO series. It soon transformed into a love letter to the ...
 
 
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