Just who is JIM KAHR ?

A current ZYX PEPPERCAKE label recording artist.

New single released in July 2024. “Ain't nobody's business” track. Recorded at a  downtown  Chicago studio  with renowned Blues musicians 

Born & bred in the great city of Chicago.

Guitarist / vocalist / mandolin / composer

Electric & acoustic styles. Specializes in bottleneck slide and wah wah effects.

Performing with band,  or acoustic as…                    Blazing 2 🔥

Accomplished studio guitarist. A proud endorsee artist with S.I.T. strings Co. in Ohio. https://sitstrings.com/artists/

Quickly became a local hero and regular figure in the Chitown  Blues roots scene, around the city.  Performed regularly during early years in venues, bars, & clubs already, embellishing   his vibrant music career... Backed many Blues legends with his powerful wailin versatile  guitar chores.

Phenomenal artist legend / Michael Bloomfield / honorable quote to Guitar Player Magazine….lauded Jim Kahr as an excellent consummate guitarist…

Released several own successful albums on various European labels over a span of decades.

Awarded the highest Blues album honorary  award (Deutscheschallplattenpreis) for “Incredibly live” … Berlin  venue release.

Jim has recorded / performed  with icon artists as… Bobby Blue Bland, John Lee Hooker, Jimmy Rogers, Charlie Musslewhite, Junior Wells

Koko Taylor, Wild Child Butler, etc etc.

Jim Kahr is the real deal …leaving his unforgettable  profound mark,  each & Everytime on stage.  A stellar experience!

Keep live music alive & well…

New album on ZYX record label entitled: 

                   Keepin it hot

Ardent Studios client artists list who recorded there....JK's new ZYX PEPPER CAKE label album release.. KEEPIN IT HOT ....was recorded at ARDENT STUDIOS in MEMPHIS. Legendary Grammy award winner / hall of fame inductee JIM GAINES / producer at the wheel on eleven studio tracks.http://www.bessieblues.com/gcredits.html