Kim Simpson

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Songs and Sightings 1992-2014
Now available for download at CD Baby, iTunes, and Amazon.

"A pleasing mélange of roots styles ... Striking."
-The Austin Chronicle (8/5/16)


Kim Simpson is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, author, and radio host based in Austin, Texas. His new Songs and Sightings CD collects remastered recordings he's made between 1992 and 2014 and he's the author of a book called Early '70s Radio: The American Format Revolution. You can hear Kim as a disk jockey on Austin radio station KOOP (91.7 FM). His new band the Reveleros will release their debut CD in early 2017.

Read Kim's song listening journal at The Song ID Blog.

News: Kim co-produced and played guitar on Austin legend Jesse Sublett's new Blood on the Page EP. Buy it at CD Baby.

Upcoming Shows:
Fri, 10/20 - B.D. Riley's, 7-9 pm (w/ Neville Stewart)
204 E. 6th St.

Fri, 11/17 - Music on the Hill, 7:30 pm (w/ Reveleros)
Reveleros CD Release, 1700 Woodland
$10 suggested donation

Upcoming Radio:
Wed, 10/25 - KOOP (91.7 FM) (12 pm)
International Folk Bazaar

House Concerts: Kim puts on an engaging one-man show featuring his own songs and narratives, multilingual repertoire, solo guitar, and his head full of pop music history. He's ideal for house concerts - all it takes is a willing host. Contact Kim about his availability for one of your own house concerts.

Guitarist for weddings and other special events

Kim Simpson 2017