In the late 50's at about 5 years old Scott's baby sitter would take him for a ride and they would listen to Rock & Roll. He didn't know at the time but he was hooked to a life long music passion. His first album was the Beatles and he was later drawn to the music of James Taylor. He never had a guitar lesson and would just teach himself the chords of James Taylors music and developed a similar playing style.

Thirty Years and 6 CD releases later he is one of the most accomplished Key West musicians still traveling and touring and playing his music.

Check out the Key West music scene and my new book "The Soul of Key West". Its the story of our contemporary Key West Music.

This is the first book about the Key West Music scene. The story is told by 46 musicians along with over 200 color photographs - available at:

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Scott Kirby at MOTM 2015

Scott Kirby 10/31/14

Scott Kirby Smokin Tuna

Scott Kirby with Peter Mayer

Scott Kirby with Peter Mayer

Scott Kirby & Peter Mayer Acoustics