If you were to look up guitar goddess in the dictionary, you would probably find a picture of Kaki King. The 30-year-old guitarist from Atlanta has been creating a buzz with her impressive skill since the release of Everybody Loves You in 2003, and she has fans coming back for more with fifth album, Junior. Creating tunes with loops, lap steels, tapping and slap bass techniques, her songs pique the interest of any indie music lover. See her impressive chops at the Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 15, or at The Bowery Ballroom on April 16. Tickets are $20. kakiking.com.
Kaki King: All Hail The King
—by Megan DiGuilio, April 14, 2010