Infrequently Asked Questions
Q. How do you describe your music?
- a) Blue Rhythm & Rock
- b) Blues, Rhythm, & rock
- c) Miscegenated music for saints and sinners
- d) All of the above
- A. D
Q. Are you a real preacher?
- A. I am more of a surreal preacher.
Q. Is Preacher Keen your real name?
- A. Half is real and the other half is real enough!
Q. Who are your favorite singers?
- A. I like singers who can sing well in multiple genres like Ray Charles and Delbert McClinton. I also like
soulful singers like Otis Redding and George Jones. My favorite female singers are Aretha Franklin, Etta
James, and Lavelle White.
Q. Who are your favorite songwriters?
- A. I like Bob Dylan who writes in multiple genres, covers a wide range of subject matter, and can be
direct or obscure. I like Hank Williams who needs no interpretation and speaks to anyone with a heart.
I also like John Prine who can say so much within a couple lines like "we used to laugh together and we'd
dance to any old song, you know, she still laughs with me, but she waits just a second too long".