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  1. Jeff Moehlis: Bill Kirchen's Hot Rod GuitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Noozhawk

    Guitarist Bill Kirchen is known as the "Titan of the Telecaster" for good reason. Exhibit A: Check out his smokin' signature tune "Hot Rod Lincoln."


  2. Trailblazers of twang team up for show at The PalmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Davis Enterprise

    Telecaster-wielding electric guitarist Bill Kirchen came to national prominence in the late '60s and '70s as guitarist, singer and songwriter with Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen, an eclectic band credited with helping pioneer Americana music. Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jimmy Dale Gilmore co-founded The Flatlanders, the band now credited with establishing alt country.


  3. A great Americana heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Fairfax Times

    ... lesser-mentioned name that had an equal part in founding the rough-edged, Americana sound was guitar-slinger Bill Kirchen. As a solo artist and founding member of Commander Cody And His Lost Planet Airmen, Kirchen - armed with his trademark Fender ...


  4. Mountain Stage returns to Augusta FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... will headline the show. Rounding out the evening will be performances by Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands, Bill Kirchen, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, and The Early Mays. Tickets can be purchased online at, by calling ...


  5. Titan of the Telecaster Bill Kirchen heads for the Live Theatre in NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    Central to the development of popular music - and roots music in particular - is the guitar and specifically the electric guitar. Sub-dividing the latter category is the subject of many a book and guitar buffs will forever select their own particular favourite based on a number of factors but always, very definitely always, is the tone.


  6. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... goes out of style. When the Texana Dames ceded their annual Christmas Eve slot at the ACB, Telecaster titan Bill Kirchen stepped in and on the gas with Commander Cody's still vintage "Hot Rod Lincoln." The local guitarist's 2016 standout ...


  7. Titan of the Telecaster Bill Kirchen performs in Factoryville Dec. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Weekender

    Bill Kirchen, left, and Too Much Fun perform at Gin's Tavern in Factoryville Dec. 6 as part of their Honky-Tonk Holiday Tour.


  8. COMIN' SOON: New Concert AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | Nippertown!

    The Hangar on the Hudson is hosting the 20th anniversary reunion of the Greater Nippertown rockabilly cats Rocky Velvet at 8pm on Saturday, November 26. Tickets are $10 in advance; $15 at the door. Also new on the Hangar's calendar are The Sea The Sea with Mikaela Davis and Eric Margan & Cara May Gorman at 8pm on Saturday, November 12 ; the annual Bill Kirchen Honky-Tonk Holiday Show at 8pm on Friday, December 2 ; and the double bill of Americana-Primitive duo Swampcandy with Jeremiah Tall at 8pm on Saturday, December 10. Tickets are $10.