Brian Keane has been building his career over the past few years as a songwriter and sideman. Â A couple years ago, he stepped to the forefront and began releasing solo material. Â He recently released his second full-length album, Coming Home, Â and his racking up the tour dates in support of it. Â Brian takes time out of his busy schedule to jump into another round of our Twenty Questions. Â He tackles such topics as why playing with Randy Rogers Band was such a good gig, why tractors aren’t sexy and relates anecdotes about west Texas being a speed trap. Â Enjoy!
1.Â Whatâ€™s new and exciting in the world of Brian Keane?
A whole lotâ€™s been going on over here!Â We just had our first kid on July 11th!Â Also my new record, Coming Home, Â came out January 21st.Â My wife produced both.
2.Â Your wife, Rachel Loy, has become one of the most sought after and innovative producers in Texas music.Â So, whatâ€™s it like being the second most talented musician in your house?
I’m not sure, I’ll ask her. Â (laughs)
3.Â Name association:
-Wade Bowen â€” Bud Light
-Adam Hood â€” Jim Beam
-Jason Eady â€” Old Milwaukeeâ€™s Best
-Josh Grider â€” Whatever goes best with his awesome cooking!
-Micky Braun â€” Margaritas
-Randy Rogers â€” Jagerbombs
-Bart Crow â€”Â Â Miller Lite
-Hayes Carll â€” Jameson
-Cody Canada â€” Bottle o’ Wine
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