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Support the new album RISING RISING RISING! Rising Rising Rising. Photo copyright Ian Darson; all rights reserved I am back in the studio recording a new album, Rising Rising Rising. It is all about learning to love yourself, overcoming a difficult past and rising up to go after your dreams. I am hoping it touches people wherever they are on their journey, lending them strength and hope. I am crowdfunding to help me record it quickly and well, and get it out there to as many ears as possible. Can you help? Contributor rewards include dinosaur drawings, house concerts, the full Rorie Kelly CD collection, exclusive demo tracks and more. Click to visit the crowdfunding campaign on Rockethub. Please note that if you prefer not to go through Rockethub, I will cheerfully accept contributions paypal (to as well as cash or check -- email and we'll figure it out.

Guitar World interview! Rorie was recently interviewed by Laura Whitmore, editor of Guitar World's Acoustic Nation, about songwriting, bullying, and the new album Rising Rising Rising. Click here to read the interview.

Songs to Start a Fire Songs to Start a Fire candle image Rorie is starting a new project called Songs to Start a Fire, aimed at empowering and inspiring girls and young women. Songs to Start a Fire is one part concert, one part group hug, one part ritual to embrace our true power. Rorie is currently booking Songs to Start a Fire events in traditional venues, public spaces and living rooms. Email Rorie for more information and to book an event. For the most up to date information and daily inspiration, visit the Songs to Start a Fire facebook page and follow @songstostart on Twitter.

Rorie on the Bandsintown Artists Blog Rorie has joined forces with Bandsintown to present a regular blog about the real day-to-day struggles of a rising indie artists. Expect real talk about tribe building, booking, self-promotion and attempts at basic self care with an insane schedule. Click here to visit the blog.