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Polecat Creek

Kari and long-time singer partner, Laurelyn Dossett, have been making music together as Polecat Creek since 1996.

Ordinary Seasons Leaving Eden Salt Sea Bound

Ordinary Seasons

Leaving Eden

Salt Sea Bound

Ginny Hawker and Tracy Schwarz

Kari sings harmony on these recordings.

Letters From My Father

Draw Closer

Letters From my Father

The Kari Sickenberger Band

Kari teams up with Natalya Weinstein and John Miller in this branch of Polecat Creek. Natalya, who is the fiddler for Polecat Creek, is a versatile musician who plays styles ranging from classical to old-time and just about everything in between. John Miller is singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist in the traditional Appalachian style. Together, the trio creates a unique blend of harmonies and original roots music.

Kari Sickenberger Band

Kari Sickenberger Band (Natalya, Kari & John)


Vollie & Kari and the Western Wildcats

Vollie & Kari and the Western Wildcats

Vollie & Kari and the Western Wildcats

Vollie McKenzie is one of Asheville’s finest. He and Kari head up the honky tonk western swing band, The Wildcats. With the great Lynn Netherton on pedal steel, this group is the real rug cuttin’ deal!

Here are some samples from the Wildcat’s Band (with Lynn Netherton on Pedal Steel, Russ Wilson on Drums and Jason Baker on fiddle):

Pick Me Up On Your Way Down

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I’ll Follow You

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Tall Tall Trees

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I’ll Never Be Free

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Driving Nails

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