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Moods: Type: Acoustic Folk: Folk-Rock Country: Alt-Country Rock: Americana Folk: Folk Pop

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Annie Keating

Talent spotted by well known BBC Radio talent maker Bob Harris, (who calls the new album, TRICK STAR “Wonderful – heartfelt and real”), Keating appeared live on the Bob Harris show twice and has performed at leading international festivals, including Take Root (Netherlands), Glasgow Americana Festival (Scotland), The Brooklyn Indie Music Fest, the Brooklyn Americana Festival and NXNE in Toronto. She has played on the bill with John Hiatt, Bon Iver and other great artists.

"A strong and consistent collection ... her performances radiate warmth and honesty.” THE IRISH TIMES

"Coming on rather like Lucinda Williams without the angst, troubadour Annie Keating will enchant anyone but a deaf shoe-gazer." ACOUSTIC MAGAZINE (UK)

​"Disarmingly engaging.” FOLK RADIO (UK)

★★★★☆ “Keating is building the reputation her talent deserves...” THE TELEGRAPH

★★★★☆ “Understandable that she’s caught the attention of Bob Harris and the Telegraph…” MUSIC RIOT UK

"A wise mix of Lucinda Williams songwriting, Gillian Welch guitar and a vocal all her own… a cross between Willie Nelson and John Prine and you don't get any better than that.” The Village Voice

"Comparisons to Gillian Welch and Bonnie Raitt all ring true, yet what ultimately impresses is the intimacy and emotion etched in beautiful ballads." Performing Songwriter

"One to watch. Fine songwriting for the 21st century.” BBC Radio

“HONEST, REFRESHING ... Gritty-yet-pretty tunes ...” New York Post

"Country-rock, with a renegade bite." LA Weekly

“Keating is well equipped to blow the socks off any self-respecting, sock-wearing Americana fan ... a true musical craftsperson.” Northern Sky

"Tenderly meaningful folk Americana exactly as it should be heard." FolkWords

"She writes beautiful stories." Americana Roots Review

"One of the most refreshing female acts to come down the pike in a long, long while ... Deep and provocative songs." Maverick Magazine

"“Keating navigates the Americana environs inhabited by Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin and Lucinda Williams, and in doing so, proves she’s every bit their equal." No Depression.