Kerry Livgren

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Date of Birth September 18, 1949
Place of Birth Topeka, Kansas
Age 71 years old
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Kerry Livgren

Kerry Allen Livgren is an American musician and songwriter, best known as one of the founding members and primary songwriters for the 1970s progressive rock band Kansas.

Birth name: Kerry Allen Livgren
Born: September 18, 1949, Topeka, Kansas, U.S.
Origin: Topeka, Kansas
Genres: Progressive rock, rock
Occupation(s): Composer, recording artist
Instruments: Guitar, keyboards
Years active: 1974–present
Associated acts: Kansas, AD, Proto-Kaw
Website: Kerry Livgren's Official site
IMDb: Kerry Livgren's IMDb

About Kerry Livgren

Guitarist and songwriter who co-founded the 1970s progressive rock band Kansas, the group known for songs like "Dust in the Wind."

Before Fame

He fashioned his own guitar out of a cheap Stella model, a microphone, and an amp. He went to Washburn College, but did not finish his studies.

Achievement

He is an outspoken conservative, having appeared on Sean Hannity's radio program.

Family Life

His father, Allen Leroy, was an industrial engineer.

Associations

Phil Ehart was his bandmate in Kansas.

Information related to Kerry Livgren

  • Kansas - Kansas is an American rock band that became popular in the 1970s initially on album-oriented rock charts and later with hit singles such as "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind".
  • AD - AD was a 1980s Christian rock band, featuring former Kansas members Kerry Livgren and Dave Hope, former Bloodrock member Warren Ham, who had toured as a sideman with Kansas in 1982, Michael Gleason, who had replaced Ham as a touring member of Kansas in 1983, and Dennis Holt.
  • Proto-Kaw - Proto-Kaw is an American progressive rock band. Featuring Kerry Livgren, the group is a reformation of a band formed in the early 1970s which served as the direct precursor to Kansas.
  • Kansas (band) members
  • Musicians from Topeka, Kansas
  • Writers from Topeka, Kansas
  • Songwriters from Kansas
  • American rock keyboardists
  • Stroke survivors
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