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Kingsley Flood declare new Battles

For a songwriter as simple and direct as Naseem Khuri, the band he's built around himself is surprisingly multi-faceted.
Cellars by Starlight
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  February 01, 2013
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A spectrum of sounds warms up Boston’s winter playlist

Ultimately unfounded threats of the Mayan apocalypse are in the rearview, but this winter's new Boston music survey starts with a Cult and ends with a Flood.

By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 28, 2012

Off the Couch: Twist and crawl

Last call for drinking up the drunken punk at KC's Tap on THURSDAY (the 29th) with THE THROTTLES , THE EVIL STREAKS , DENVER BOOT , and DOG DAY AFTERNOON ; 21+ and $5 at the door (401.722.0150).
Tallahassee, Scarce, and more!
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 30, 2012
[phlipcam video] Kingsley Flood live @ Converse, 348 Newbury St. in the Back Bay

[phlipcam video] Kingsley Flood live @ Converse, 348 Newbury St. in the Back Bay


Last night in the Back Bay, rising roots sextet KINGSLEY FLOOD kicked off our new live music series at Converse, which brings in the Phoenix's...
By Michael Marotta  |  December 08, 2011
MP3 of the Week: Kingsley Flood "Black Boots" + introducing the Converse in-stores

MP3 of the Week: Kingsley Flood "Black Boots" + introducing the Converse in-stores


“Uptown’s gonna go downtown tonight!” It’s equally a plea, a promise, and warning from vocalist Naseem Khuri on “Black Boots,” the latest master folk-ing racket...
By Michael Marotta  |  December 01, 2011
[mp3] Kingsley Flood announce "Colder Still," December release parties + winter tour

[mp3] Kingsley Flood announce "Colder Still," December release parties + winter tour


Now that the last bites of Monday's Eat Your Heart Out bash at the 'Dise have been full digested, event head-turners KINGSLEY FLOOD today announced...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 09, 2011


[awesome video alert] Kingsley Flood "I Don't Wanna Go Home"


Another week, another awesome music video coming out of Boston. But this one from KINGSLEY "Fiddle Me This" FLOOD has bears in it -- criminally-minded,...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 20, 2011

Kingsley Flood get more NPR tug-jobs


Remember that time back in August when NPR blew its aural load all over our boys -- and gal -- in Boston's mostest favoritest don't-call-it-Americana-it's-not-2010-anymore-brah...
By Michael Marotta  |  May 16, 2011

Say hello to Goodbye Forever, the latest from This Way

THIS WAY  have put the finishing touches on Goodbye Forever , what we're hearing is an Americana-fueled second album from the band fronted by JAY BASINER .
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 22, 2011
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Photos: Boston Music Awards 2010

The Liberty Hotel hosts the 2010 Boston Music Awards on December 5, 2010.
Boston Music Awards 2010 | Liberty Hotel | December 5, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMIJIAN  |  December 10, 2010
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The future was now at the 2010 BMAs

Scene together
Scene together
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 10, 2010


Tonight: Kingsley Flood rise to Paradise


Kingsley Flood "Quiet Quiet Ground" from Lunar Pictures LLC on Vimeo. It’s been a stellar run for Kingsley Flood since taking home “Best Local Roots”...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 26, 2010
Viva La Vinal Festival at the Somerville Community Growing Center

Viva La Vinal Festival at the Somerville Community Growing Center


The fifth annual Viva La Vinal Festival is screening four new indie films outdoors and hosting music by Audrey Ryan, Kingsley Flood, This Blue Heaven,...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  September 16, 2010
Kingsley Flood chart success to NPR segment

Kingsley Flood chart success to NPR segment


UPDATE: As of 2:08pm Thursday, Kingsley Flood is back on top! Folks, this is going to be a dogfight!   Damn that Jody Gnant! After...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 26, 2010
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Fiddle me this

I tend to suspect a solid percentage of what appear to be roots-movement bands are, in fact, punk bands who realized they get taken more seriously when they play acoustic guitars and pretend they've always been huge Johnny Cash fans.
Kingsley Flood don't even like alt-country
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  July 16, 2010
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Photos: Best Music Week at Downtown Crossing, Night Two

 "Blog Night" with Kingsley Flood and John Shade, live at Downtown Crossing
 "Blog Night" with Kingsley Flood and John Shade, live at Downtown Crossing, June 9, 2010
By LINDSEY PAYSON  |  June 11, 2010


BEST MUSIC WEEK: John Shade, Kingsley Flood, and Magic Magic at 5 pm in Downtown Crossing


The countdown to the Phoenix's annual, reader-voted BEST MUSIC POLL is just about over. To find out who won, check online and in the fishwrap...
By Carly Carioli  |  June 09, 2010