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LJK was recently awarded the Nashville Blues Award for Best Specialty Instrumentalist of the Year for his cigar box guitar work.

LJK on CD Compilations 

LJK's "Good Woman Blues" featuring Blue Mother Tupelo was chosen to be on the Moozone 2009 "Best of Indies" college compilation CD that will be sent to over 300 college radio stations in the USA, Canada and the UK in September, 2009. Also, LJK's "Cigar Box Blues" was chosen as a selection for the "Goin' Back Home" compilation CD that will be available for retail.

Retail shop for LJK cigar box guitars 

LJK and Fanny's House of Music have reached an agreement to carry for retail LJK hand made cigar box guitars. Fanny's House of Music is a unique shop, carrying vintage clothing and rare and unusual musical instruments. They are located at 1101 Holly Street in historic East Nashville, Nashville TN.

Now on iTunes 

LJK's new CD, "Bring Me A Little Water" is now available on iTunes, amongst other download sites.

New CD now available! 

LJK's new CD, "Bring Me A Little Water", is now available. You can go to the "Music" page and hear it, or to the "Store" page or Homepage to buy it. Digital downloads will be available soon.

New CD in the works!! 

The process has begun on the new CD, "Bring Me A' Little Water"!! Nine songs are in the can, recorded at Nashville's Little Hollywood Studio, with another six songs in the planning stages. We're shooting for a May/June release date. Once again, we'll keep y'all posted!

New CD in the planning stages 

Just a little note to let everybody know that the new CD, "Bring Me A Little Water" is in the downhill side of the planning stage. Hopefully studio time will be booked for January, 2008, and we're looking for a Spring 2008 release. We'll keep y'all posted!!

Booze'n'Blues Fest 

LJK will be at the 1st annual Booze'n'Blues Festival at Club Ebony in Indianola, MS on Friday, 7/20. This is a four day event that will draw roots & blues artists from around the world. LJK's set will begin at 1:45 PM.

Juke Joint Festival Times Set 

The times have been set for the annual Juke Joint Festival in Clarksdale, MS. LJK will be playing at the Yazoo Street Stage at 10:00 AM on Saturday, 4/14/2007. If y'all are in the area, be sure to stop by, take a listen, and shout out "Hey!!".

Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival Times Set 

The times have been set for the Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival in Helena, AR. The festival runs from Thursday, 10/05 through Saturday, 10/07. LJK will play at 6:00 pm on Friday, 10/06 at the Thad Kelly Acoustic Stage. Hope to see y'all there!!