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Robert Earl Keen

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Wednesday, September 14 2011

It’s All About You: A Conversation with Robert Earl Keen

"I don’t live a tragic or squalid or scary or crazy life. I have a relatively normal existence. And I’m not consumed with the idea of fame. I am consumed with the idea of writing really good songs and making really good records."


Reviews

Wednesday, September 7 2011

Robert Earl Keen: Ready For Confetti

Though it has shorter songs and a distinctly happier mood, Ready for Confetti is pure Keen and will satisfy fans of the eminent lyricist.


Thursday, October 1 2009

Robert Earl Keen: The Rose Hotel

Young folk singers, take heed: cover one of these songs in place of “The Road Goes on Forever” and set yourself apart.


Monday, July 24 2006

Robert Earl Keen: Live at the Ryman

Live at the Ryman captures Keen on a good night performing before an enthusiastic crowd. However, Keen's songs aren't necessarily improved when played before a live audience.


Sunday, May 8 2005

Robert Earl Keen: What I Really Mean

Imagine Hank Williams dressed in drag with bright red lipstick singing songs about love, pain and human imperfection at a barroom in the city of Brotherly Love.


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