"Denali Kennedy band is a Merlin Oregon based Indie Alt Rock trio,  
with all original, family friendly songs, that have enjoyed State FM  
and Nationwide College Radio airplay.  
The band embodies Denali on lead Vocals and guitars;  
with the adept time, tone, and feel of Bassist Maya Carnegie

(daughter of Platinum selling Funk band L.T.D.'s Lorenzo Carnegie)
and Drummer Scotty Hix; who's power, impeccable timing,

and feel for the groove make this a true "Power Trio"."



click photo for Maya's bio

And then there were three…

SCOTTY HIX on DRUMS [as of 8/2023]

Scotty has loved playing for over 40 years. His experiences have taken him all over West Coast stages and studios bringing him finally to the Rogue Valley with his wife and family.


Denali Kennedy vocals/guitar

Q: “What’s the BAND look like??”(June 2022) 

A: “I am SUPER stoked to announce the NEW TRIO line-up, 

featuring Miss MAYA CARNEGIE groovin’ on ELECTRIC BASS!!! 

& Mr. GABRIEL JOHNSTON rippin’ on the DRUMS!!! 

  Both bringin’ HIGH LEVEL skill and experience to the group CREATING fantastic, 

CONTAGIOUS CHEMISTRY, the audience is gonna LOVE !!”  
- D.K.


***August 2023 UPDATE -->>  Mr. SCOTTY HIX is the NEW DRUMMER for DKb!!