4 5 2016 

Brothers & Sisters

It has not been uneventful lately.

Everybody Has A Purpose has kept us very occupied since its release last fall.  We have appeared at a number of events and met countless fans and friends along the way.

Radio has become very friendly to us also.  The record is getting airplay locally as well as being featured on fm and internet stations around the world.  This is providing opportunities to appear in Mexico, Canada & Europe.  The songs on the album continue to sit at the top of the

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Detroit Music Awards & Review Magazine Music Awards 2016 

Brothers & Sisters

January is the time for all artists and fans to come together to support one another.

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke are once again honored to be nominated in a number of categories

in the prestigious award ceremonies named above.

In the Detroit Music Awards the votes are cast only by fellow musicians active in the midwest

at this website ... www.detroitmusicawards.com

 

In the Review Magazine Music Awards all fans may cast votes from anywhere around the world

at www.review-mag.com

 

 

We

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Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke - Everybody Has A Purpose - Available At These Great Stores - 

Joe & Sheila wish to thank these individuals and organizations for their kindnesses.

http://dearbornmusic.net/ - Dearborn Michigan

http://www.encorerecordsa2.com/ - Ann Arbor Michigan

https://www.facebook.com/pjsusedrecords - Ann Arbor Michigan

http://store.ugsounds.com/ - Ann Arbor Michigan

http://www.thecultureclash.com/ - Toledo Ohio

http://foundsoundvinyl.tumblr.com/ - Ferndale Michigan

http://pitakabobgrillannarbor.com/ - Ann Arbor Michigan

http://www.unityoflivonia.org/ - Livonia Michigan

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THREE YEARS AFTER 

In the beginning Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke met at a fundraiser for a mutual friend who was very ill.  They spoke briefly of their common heritage and complimented each other on their music.  That could have been the end of this story, fortunately it is not.  The second meeting was at yet another fundraiser one year later for a radio station.  Sheila had already finished when Joe arrived, he set up his equipment and then something happened.  Joe asked Sheila if she would care to join him.  The two had never

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Join the Army of Mercy & Peace Fan Club here.

Join the Army of Mercy & Peace Fan Club here.

First Thoughts

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke welcome you to our new home on the web.

This is the place where the new CD 'Everybody Has A Purpose' will be presented to the world.

We have given every effort and all of our energy to make this record both powerful and beautiful.

We are happy and excited that it has received a Global Music Award even before it was released, and that it has gotten great reviews from both fans and critics.

We are honored to have YOU here with us now.

 - peace to you - 

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke

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CONCERT APPEARANCES

Previous events

Sep5

ThumbFest Music Festival

Shores of Lake Huron, Downtown, Lexington Michigan 48450 USA

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke appear for the 2nd year in a row at Thumbfest 2020. The festival highlights live acoustic music, with multiple stages throughout the picturesque town of Lexington, MI. Great regional and national Folk, Americana, World, and Bluegrass musicians play music, teach workshops, and sit in on jams.

Aug1

International Singer Songwriter Association Awards Ceremony AfterParty

Georgia Racing Hall Of Fame, 45 GA-53, Dawsonville, Georgia

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke return by invitation for the 2nd year in a row to appear in concert at the ISSA Awards after party along with a number of award winning and talented artists.

May29

10th Annual John Hartford Memorial Festival

10th Annual John Hartford Memorial Music Festival, 5163 SR 135 N (Bill Monroe Memorial Hwy), Morgantown, Indiana

Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke join a fabulous lineup of major Americana, Folk, & Bluegrass artists such asSam Bush, The Dillards, Bad Livers, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades,and many, many more for this annual 4 day celebration of the life and career of the great John Hartford. Live from the Bill Monroe Music Park in Bean Blossom Indiana.  May 27,28,29,30.