Kirk performs original music with full band, small combo, & solo. Produces music stages at major NC festivals, conducts songwriting seminars, & co-hosts live music radio show on WHUP.   Lyrics published in American Songwriter Magazine, featured in 2020 Tiny Desk Showcase on WUNC's 'The State of Things', intro song on NPR's 'Car Talk', selected in Celtic Roots Radio competition.                             

"Kirk Ridge is a festival superstar"  NC-NPR