As a professional singer songwriter I’m often told how lucky I am to live the life I do. I always agree then follow up with, “I’m intentionally lucky.” Living your own creative life is all about intention. Luck has little to do with it.
Ken Gaines is the 2005 Texas Music Awards Singer Songwriter of the Year and the producer of the Thursday night Songwriters in the Round Series at Anderson Fair http://www.andersonfair.com in Houston. He’s a veteran performer with incredible breadth and polish and is one of Texas’ finest and most well-rounded songwriters. He’s also known as the “voice” of the annual Texas Music Awards with his regular role as the announcer for the event. Recently he was featured in the film “For the Sake of the Song” a full length documentary about Anderson Fair and its historic importance to Texas Music.
Ken tours nationally and throughout his home state of Texas. He’s written songs for film, stage, and commercials and regularly performs all original songs. He’s a fixture at the Kerrville Folk Festival, performing as the opening feature in 2009 and featured twice in 2011. Ken teaches songwriting seminars and his “Diet Tips for the Traveling Musician” has been featured at Folk Alliance International conferences for the past 8 years. He’s a member of the Academy of Texas Music and has two CD’s currently in print on the Songdog Records Label, both available at MyTexasMusic.com. For booking contact him at [email protected]. More info including past and upcoming performances, YouTube videos, and recorded music can be found at http://www.kengaines.com.
Date(s) - Dec 6, 2015
10:30 am - 11:30 am