News from the Kingdom of the Delta Kings
Champaign Urbana's #1 roots rockers!
1- New Website(!!!! Yay!!!!)
2- Sign up for DK Tweets (there, I've used Tweet in a sentence)
3- New 4 song EP playing on our home page, featuring Our Big Bar Hit "Alcohol Research"
4- And the big one is that The Delta Kings will be hosting on September 6th, 2011 at the (genuinely)) world famous Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, the Local Heroes, Pre-Ellnora Guitar Fest. The format is that the DK's are the backing band, augmented for this special evening by a cool rock backing choir led by the amazing Ms. Rena Day. Signed on so far, Champaign songbird Ms. Kayla Brown, Guitar Pyro Lou DiBello, Indie Rock Icon, Ryan Groff and local guitar legend Tim Donaldson. More names to come. And the whole darn thing will be filmed by noted cinema auteur Robert Zimmerman as part of his film about the history of the music scene of Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. This was a blast at the last one, and this one promises to be even better!