I’m thrilled to announce that my memoir SOME NEW KIND OF KICK will be releasing this October 18 from Hachette Books! You can pre-order your copy now wherever books are sold: or https://www.officialkidcongopowers.com
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Yes, we are going on tour ! It's been awhile but am, excited to play songs from our "Swing From The Sean DeLear" EP on IN The Red Records. The Ritchie White Orchestra on all shows. And other awsome hand picked friends playing as well! Missed you all! There might be another surprise show thrown in late as well so stay alert LA!!!
Friday, May 01, 2020
New Kid Congo Powers single Sing The Subsonics! on Bandcamp #BandcampFriday #supportartists #subsonics #kidcongopowers https://kidcongopowers.bandcamp.com
Tuesday, March 03, 2020
News March 2020 : Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds have just finished recording a new 4 song EP titled "Swing From The SeanDeLear" at Waterworks Recording in Tucson AZ with Jim Waters whom has worked with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion , Sonic Youth, Naim Amour. In The Red Records will release the 12 inch EP , with 14 minute opus "He Walked In" in time for Europe / UK tour in June 2020, date to be announced soon! One we can announce is that we will do our end of tour show a June 27 at Kliko Fest in NL with some of out faves , The Fat White Family and The EX! Not to be missed!
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
FOR 10TH ANNIVERSARY VIA IN THE RED RECORDS
"For fans of timelessly scuzzy garage rock, Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds are as good as it gets." Exclaim
"...they are ALWAYS such a good goddamn time. At this point in the game, Powers should be considered a rock-and-roll godhead." The Stranger
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
We are also happy to be back on a co-bill with our fast friends from Denver, Slim Cessna's Auto Club . See feats of wonder! A show for the ages! NOT TO BE MISSED!
Thursday, December 13, 2018
A collision of LIVE painting by Maria Rud and LIVE music by Fay Fife (The Rezillos), Martin Metcalfe ( The Filthy Tongues) Kid Congo Powers ( The Cramps, Gun Club, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds), Mike Baillie (The Skids), Chris Agnew (The Rezillos) and DJ Dolphin Boy . Readings by RULA LENSKA