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Pop/soul artist John Keenan marks his debut with heartfelt single 'If You Saw Me'
"A BEAUTIFUL TRACK"
Pop/Soul John Keenan is set to take the Australian music scene by storm with his debut release, If You Saw Me, out March 1.
If You Saw Me captures a feeling of sentimentality, reflecting on a past relationship. The track sees John Keenan mark his debut and introduces audiences to his unique style of songwriting. Blending his passion for singing and guitar, If You Saw Me, captures years of John Keenan honing in on his craft.
Known to the Brisbane music scene, John has been praised for his outstanding performances. He marked his debut performance in 2015 at a talent night at The Triffid alongside artist Georgia Mae. Since, he has made his mark on the local scene showcasing his original songs in venues such as Lefties Music Hall and Black Bear Lodge.
John's latest single tells a story of a past relationship, "It explores what it would feel like to see a past lover years after breaking up ".
Since his move to Brisbane in 2013, John has spent the past 5 years focusing on songwriting and developing his personal style with electric guitar. Drawing from influences such as Leon Bridges and John Mayer, John has created a unique sound beyond his years.
John recorded If You Saw Me at Brisbane's Hunting Ground Studios with renowned producer Luke Woollet, "I had fun working with Luke. He's a fantastic producer and mix engineer and overall a great guy!".
John Keenan perfectly articulates the curious emotion of running into an ex lover with this track.
If You Saw Me is available on all download and streaming platforms
Friday March 1 2019
JOHN KEENAN BIO
John Keenan is a Brisbane based singer/songwriter. John’s soulful vocals are complimented by strong harmonic hooks, creating a unique and contemporary take on the genre of Soul and Blues.
John draws influences from an array of artists from Leon Bridges to John Mayer blending his poetic lyrics with complex musicality.
Marking his debut at The Triffid performing alongside Georgia Mae back in 2015, John made waves across the local scene. He has since been honing in on his craft, writing and recording his upcoming single and EP at Hunting Ground Studios.
John Keenan is set to release his debut single in early 2019 and is ready to take the industry by storm.