Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Long time coming.(Music)

Byline: Kenn Rodriguez FOR THE JOURNAL

Local favorite Kimo captures pure essence in first solo CD

There are many reasons why local singer/songwriter Kimo didn't have a CD until now, the least of which was having the music.

The 30-something musician has been bumping around the University/Downtown music scene for more than four years. The slight, yet sturdy blonde is one of the few solo folk rock performers to crack the bar audience, holding them with a passion and energy that few performers manage to get going with amplifiers blasting behind them.

Kimo said recently that the release tonight of her self-titled CD is something that was a long time coming. …

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