The Kicks

music is medicine.


Concerts in the Plaza and our newest release: Soul Speak

We are super pleased to announce that we will be releasing our brand new full length album at next week’s Concerts in the Plaza performance. It’s been a long time coming and we are super stoked to share new music with you all! We want to give our thanks to the SLO Downtown Association for […]

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Mixing Down and Making Choices

When it comes down to it, putting together a stellar album means making good choices… and when to leave something be. What are those choices? Levels, effects, instrumentation, and generally what combination of all the moving parts of a band will lend itself to the best version of a song (or as close as you […]

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Help Reese make her new album!

As many of you know, Reese is also a jazz/folk musician. Her new solo project is currently in the works and she needs your help! Click below to get more details and hear a little of whats to come!

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Tales from The Frog and Peach

In honor of my birthday show this friday, May 10th at the Frog and Peach Pub in San Luis Obispo, I will now regale you with stories from our home bar. #1: Pitcher Guy For a good 2 months, the same man would show up to all of our shows drinking beer out of a […]

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Good Morning Wildflower Triathlon

Happy spring folks! The Kicks will be spending part of their Cinco de Mayo weekend providing entertainment for all the hard working triathletes at this year’s Wild Flower Triathlon at Lake San Antonio. We’ll be on the main stage on Saturday May 4 starting at 11am so stop by and say hi! For those of […]

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The Summer Roundup

Hello friends and family. I hope this message finds you all well and that you are enjoying your summer and getting to do all the things that summer brings. For us, we have had an amazing summer thus far highlighted with our debut performance at SLO Concerts in the Plaza. We were lucky to have […]

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On The Road to Hawai’i

  Ever since I started playing reggae music, something that I’ve always wanted to do was to take my music over to Hawai’i. From the people to the stunning vistas, visiting the islands has always inspired me to pour more of myself into my music and to be thankful for every day that is given […]

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Merry Kicksmas!

Greetings friends and family! Although it has been several fortnight since our last post, I assure you that we are still here and have been very busy. Recently, we synced up with our good friends, Cornerstone, for a long overdue roots reggae tag-team extravaganza at both SoHo and SLO Brew. Anyone who hasn’t heard much […]

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