Meet Me in the Shade of the Maple Tree
Kenny Klein is a fiddler, guitarist, singer and performer, a veteran of Renaissance Festivals, Pagan festivals, and Folk, Celtic and Country shows. Kenny is well known as a master fiddler, guitarist, singer and songwriter. His songwriting and recording tackle genres as diverse as Celtic, Americana, electric Dark Wave, Bluegrass, Blues, and Beat Poetry. All are handled with a strong melodic element and subtle, playful lyrics. Kenny is known for his comic songs, such as Maria\'s Not a Catholic Anymore and Dead Gerbils; as well as songs of myth, lore, longing and his past involvement with the wrong (Goth) girl. Kenny's CDs run a gamut of styles, from the traditional Bluegrass of "Maple Tree," to Darkwave ("Fairy Queen"), and Celtic and Americana Folk style ("Barley Moon," "Little Birds"). All feature singing, Kenny's masterful fiddle, guitar (acoustic and electric), bass, mandolin and various other instruments. The CD here, Maple Tree, is the world\'s first collection of Pagan Bluegrass music.