Chris Corkery

Chris Corkery

Born from the endless silo towns of the rural Midwest and its fertile music scene including Backyard Tire Fire and Chicago Farmer comes singer/songwriter Chris Corkery. Armed with a sound that is influenced by the beautiful heartbreak of singer songwriter Townes Van Zandt mixed with the roots based rock of Alejandro Escovedo and Chuck Prophet, Chris has been playing backwoods honky tonks and barrooms all around Illinois from Chicago to St Louis for the last 10 years. His songs could be called 'dusty roots pop' in some cases, but above all the vibe... more