Artist

Erin McKeown

Fredericksburg - US

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      After 8 full-length records, 3 EPs & 12 years of touring the globe non-stop, writer, performer & multi-instrumentalist Erin McKeown is just getting warmed up.

      Genres

      Alternative Rock, Indie Rock, Folk

      Website

      erinmckeown.com

      Adittional links

      Biography

      Over the last decade, Erin has spent an average of 200 nights onstage each year. She has appeared on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Later with Jools Holland, NPR, BBC, and has had her music placed in numerous films, television shows, and commercials. She has even written a song via text message with her friend Rachel Maddow.She regularly collaborates and performs with her peers Andrew Bird, Anais Mitchell, Ben Sollee, Carrie Rodriguez, Mike Doughty, Amos Lee, and Josh Ritter. She has also performed at many of the world’s esteemed music festivals including Bonnaroo, Newport Folk, Glastonbury, and Oxegen.Erin explains the driving force in her career, “I make music because I am made of music. I feel it and express it constantly. I speak through my songs because I feel a deep sense of responsibility as a citizen to participate in the world the best way I know how.”