Kirk Fletcher is a name you will recognize if you just move slightly in the blue universe. Especially among musicians, and again especially among guitarists ; yes then you will only encounter nothing but appreciative and respectful nod.
Of many things a star guitarist considered as one of today's best and most exciting new interpreters of blues guitar. Appointed by several nobiliteter as the world currently best blues guitarist...
Kirk has recorded and toured with numerous bands and soloists . These include icons such as Al Blake, Charlie Musselwhite , and not least Kim Wilson , who also was the way to a place as lead guitarist in THE FABULOUS THUNDER BIRDS .
Kirk Fletcher was born and raised in Southern California and have never felt anything other than that he was living playing guitar since he was 8 years got the first guitar in hand. Along with his brother Walter , he played for worship every Sunday in his father's church , but it was not only gospel he got into with breast milk for her brother Walter introduced him to all kinds of music on the family gramophone when the parents were out! Everything from Jimmi Hendrix to Steely Dan became the foundation of the talented gentleman who started his real career in a jazz band that toured in California for a few years . When Kirk one day was presented to Robben Ford and his wonderful tone , he was totally sold , and the rest is history . 4 years as guitarist in The Fabulous Thunderbirds gave earnest Kirk wings and since then he has been passing another blues juggernaut , The Mannish Boys, but today it solo career which becomes the first priority .