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Article by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Keith Harkin is well known in Ireland and the UK for his distinctive alt-folk/pop and alt-country sound, is better known to US

audiences as a member of Celtic Thunder – in fact the only member to have his original संगीत included on the sm

ash hit show. A seasoned musician, who has been gigging with his own material since he was a teenager, Keith has just recorded his own album which will be out द्वारा the end of march! Keith also has his own संगीत Label “Busty संगीत LTD,” this is the label both he and his sister will be released on this year.

www.keithharkin.com

www.myspace.com/keithharkin

www.twitter.com/keithharkin

Who are your main influences in life?

My family have always been there for me and

supported me in all i do, I प्यार socializing, being out hearing new संगीत and surfing…this all helps get me through week to week!

Best location आप have ever performed at?

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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Here it goes again eh?!?!
Well im back on the road and it the sun is shining, so all isnt bad! After the promo trip Ryan and I done at the start of the month, I had 1 week of to sort my life out before I left and it just wasn’t enough time….ive left everything behind me and I have packed the most ridiculous pile of C**P that I possibly could have but sure hi….. “Rock n Roll!”

Only good thing is I have a week to chill out and have a few laughs before the real hard work starts to begin!!! So I had a दिन of in NY and now im heading to philly for a few days, so im looking for ward to that….

The Lads and I were rehearsing the new Celtic Thunder दिखाना in Dublin before I left on Sunday and this tour is for definite the best yet, its gonna be so much fun to perform so be sure not to miss out!!! आप can see the tour dates and ticket sales @ link . So don’t say I didn’t warn you!!!

The surf wasn’t great most of the summer …as expected so I never got a farewell wetting of the head before I went… maybe I’ll get a chance to go and hit the hurricane on the East cost…infact…I am gonna hit...
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Hi everyone,
Sitting on the train here after having a nice दिखाना and good sushi in St.Louis, and on my way to Kansas I thought I’d write another blog for आप guys!!!

Soooo Glasgowbury 2010 eh?!?!? For all of आप who could make it, I hope आप had a BLAST, (I know I did) and thanks for coming and दिखा रहा है your support… it was the most fun ive had playing at a टमटम in a long time and fair play to the band, the boys played a blinder considering some of them only had a दिन to learn the songs!!! And not forgetting the beautifull Rebecca harkin…you played a blinder too on those shakers!!!! All I can say is "roll on अगला year!"

If any of आप guys have any cool pics या Vids of the event post them for all to see!!!!
From the last blog I did I literally have been लेखन loads and finishing off songs for glasgowbury, I wrote 4 new tunes for it and revamped a few others so I basically havnt left my studio in a month…WEL WORTH IT!

So now Ryan and I are doing a promotrip everywhere round the states, we went from NY to OH to LA to St.louis and now somewhere in the wide yonder on a train to Kansas, were we will do our 4th promo दिखाना tonight...
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Article by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Hello everyone,
Sorry i havnt been on here in a while i just kinda got लॉस्ट in a million & one other things over the past few months with moving house and recording and celtic thunder stuff...i have been busy to say the least......

So im on the bus now heading to see a good friend in Phily, its has been a hectic few days that we have all just went through....
We done a huge टमटम for the Rotary club up in Montreal which was class we sung to over 30, 000 people in one दिन and it went down a treat!
it was such a long night, the night before we were there all evening and दिन rehearsing to stupid o clock in the morning and back in that same morning just before the show....but it was worth it and i had good craic doing it!

अगला दिन then we went to Thunder खाड़ी, बे where we were welcomed with open arms and cant wait to get bk there....that was probably the last Take Me घर टमटम us guys will do...."the end of an era"

Moving House aint fun at all!!!!!!......we only moved like 3 mile from where या old house was and i done over 550 miles driving between the houses with the jeep loaded up!!!!....the studio took about three days on its...
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Ok a friend a पोस्टेड this little diddy on Keith and Neil when she was watching their PBS promo--


Anyhoo..Keith and Neil were on the MPT PBS दिखाना tonight.

Meet and Greets are gone! Had to add a सेकंड number again tonight!

They were adorable and funny. They कहा that the fall दिखाना will have two parts. The first part will be ALL Irish music. The सेकंड part will be IE.

Neil says "you know" alot.

They took सवालों from the callers...the usual...but then they asked Keith to tell something about Neil that no one knows. He कहा "He wears गुलाबी underware and paints his toenails red"
Then Neil कहा that "Keith's hair isn't real...it's a wig" and then he कहा "naw...he really wears curlers in his hair everynight". The PBS lady asked
Keith if that was true and he कहा "yep...actually this is a helmet...but I do wear the curlers to get it straight everynight"

Keith was और clean-shaven than usual...but, he looked HAWT!!!! They both were adorable and कहा they प्यार American audiences.
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Opinion by musikluver94 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Howdy ya'll, i hope that आप are all behaving per usual and not doing anything that I wouldn't do!!!

I've been kept busy the past few week's doing anything and everything, to stay active. I wrote quite a cool wee tune last night on my 12 string fender, there is a class sound outa it and I'm glad i own it. It's funny sometimes when आप lift a different गिटार and just get a completely different buzz outa it and write a style of song that आप wouldn't normally, (well thats my excuse for owning all those guitarz!!!)!

The surf Hasn't been all that great since i got घर which is a pity but i reckon that when i come घर from the promotional trip in the states i will be rewarded greatly from the gods with nice glassy barrels somewhere in the sticks of Donegal. With any luck there is a possibility of something small coming from the north this sunday, fingers crossed & i'll get a dip somewhere!

The Landrovers in the गेराज getting fixed atm, but it seems that i am doing all the running to get the parts and what not!!!.... Surely this should be the mechanics JOB!! If i had the time i would be under it doing it myself, but sadly i dont gots...
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Well to start id just like to say if the blog about the radio interview is still at the bottom of the screen its because i cant get rid of it and it wont go away!.... if it is on the other hand and is away.... HAPPYDAYS!

The new दिखाना just got released and I hope आप are all enjoying it and the new tracks, I only heard them today myself, and they sound great.... well done to all the lads on a great job!

I've been getting up to loads the past week या so... painting, soldering, surfing, changing windscreens on 38 साल old VW bugs, ripping up carpets and लेखन a few songs in between too!

Came up with a really cool song yesterday and cant wait to record it... there's a set of drums coming in the अगला week या so to my studio, so even और noise to be made now! Im sure the neighbors will be over the moon...lol. yeah the new song is about a song that really gets you. आप know? That song, everyone has one?!

Ripped out all of the carpets on my VW and painted the floor to a matching colour of the rest of the car... that is drying as we speak and there is a nice set of tan mats just waiting to be slipped into place... should be ace when...
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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"Hello to all,"

"I hope that आप have all settled into the New साल as swimmingly as i have, the surf really wasn't much to talk about from the time i got home, but the New साल has had और than enough tasty swells for myself and my mates to freeze our wee toe's off in!!!"

"Its good to be home, it always takes at least a महीना i've now found to get your head back into normal life after touring, its just a different world when your on the road! As some of आप already know i have created a studio @ घर now so thats been keeping me pretty busy, also i've been लेखन loads again and been लेखन songs for other people, आप never know there could be a HIT in those mental lyrics some where ... लोल !!!"

"It's the Bloody Sunday Memorial this weekend in Derry, so this sunday everyone will be doing the civil rights march from the Creggan shops through Creggan to the Free Derry corner, where they have people talk about the past and how thing's are getting better and better in the north. Also it normally attracts lots and lots of tourists from everywhere & great musicians who play in all the local venues round the town, our very own Barry...
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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From Granny Peg....

I wish to send my thanks and appreciation for the beautiful blanket I received. I am overwhelmed with your generosity and kindness and the many hours of hard work put into it. It has taken pride of place in my home. I really प्यार it. Also thanks to all the people for the lovely gifts and good wishes, and for the great support आप gave my darling grandson Keith and the sweetest grand-daughter Rebecca. May I wish आप and yours all the peace and happiness in this New Year.
May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind be always at your back
And may god hold in the palm of his hand
An Irish blessing to all the lovely America and Canadian people
God Bless

From: Keith and Rebecca's Mum and Dad ...

We would like to thank आप for the lovely gifts and kind wishes which we received and take this opportunity to wish आप all a very peaceful and happy New Year. We are so grateful for the encouraging support आप continue to give Keith and Rebecca.
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Still in progress, but here's the first bit!


Transcript: 29 December, 2009

BBC Radio Foyle with Mark Patterson

Mark: And so, folks, to our People in प्रोफ़ाइल where all week here on the program for the सेकंड घंटा I’m just taking time to talk to a local person who’s made their mark in one way या another. Today, a surfer, singer, songwriter who started out with an acoustic guitar, as I remember it, at the local bar scene. He made his mark, and he then took the plunge and joined Phil Coulter’s Celtic Thunder tour of America. That decision has led to three Billboard chart world संगीत number one albums, a pending solo album, and now, his own record label. When locals checked the rumors online – I’ll never forget the दिन – there he was, stopping the traffic in the middle of New York City on American network television, bringing in St. Patrick’s Day. It’s been a good few years for a local man, Keith Harkin. Keith, good afternoon to you.
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Keith playing 'Surf Medly'
Two girls for every boy

I bought a '30 Ford wagon and we call it a woody
(Surf City, here we come)
आप know it's not very cherry, it's an oldie but a goody
(Surf City, here we come)
Well, it ain't got a back सीट या a rear window
But it still gets me where I wanna go

And we're goin' to Surf City, 'cause it's two to one
आप know we're goin' to Surf City, gonna have some fun
Ya, we're goin' to Surf City, 'cause it's two to one
आप know we're goin' to Surf City, gonna have some fun, now
Two girls for every boy

Two girls for every.....

.....(guitar solo).....


Well she got her daddy's car
And she cruised through the hamburger stand now
Seems she forgot all about the library
Like she told her old man now
And with the radio blasting
Goes cruising just as fast as she can now

And she'll have fun fun fun
'Til her daddy takes the T-Bird away
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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BBC RADIO FOYLE, NEW साल SPEACIAL!!!
हे guys and gals.... Hope आप have all had a great Christmas, if any of आप are interested, I will be on the radio tomorrow talking about the past साल and how it has been, playing songs from my child हुड, डाकू and there's a chance i will be doing an acoustic number aswell!!!! the दिखाना starts @ 4' o clock and i'll be on shortly after that.... आप can listen द्वारा simply clicking on the link below....
(Or cutting and pasting into your खोजिए bar) link I hope आप all have an amazing new year!!!! All the best Keith


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Article by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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"Everybody needs a little time away," I heard her say, "from each other."
"Even lover's need a holiday far away from each other."
Hold me now. It's hard for me to say I'm sorry. I just want आप to stay.

After all that we've been through, I will make it up to you. I promise to.
And after all that's been कहा and done,
You're just the part of me I can't let go.

Couldn't stand to be kept away just for the दिन from your body.
Wouldn't wanna be swept away, far away from the one that I love.
Hold me now. It's hard for me to say I'm sorry. I just want आप to know.
Hold me now. I really want to tell आप I'm sorry. I could never let आप go.

After all that we've been through, I will make it up to you. I promise to.
And after all that's been कहा and done,
You're just the part of me I can't let go.

After all that we've been through, I will make it up to you. I promise to.

You're gonna be the lucky one.
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Article by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Keith in Hawaii
MERRY क्रिस्मस TO ALL OF YOU, YOUR FAMILIES, LOVED ONES, AND FRIENDS!

हे Guys,

I hope आप are all enjoing your क्रिस्मस festivities today!
This is just a quick message to say thank आप for all of आप support throughout 2009,
आप guys really help myself and the guys so much and i thank आप for that, i would प्यार to thank everyone personally but if i did i would be sending mail until the start of अगला tour! ... lol...
so im just here so say THANK आप !
Thanks for all the cool presents आप have sent to both me and my family, they are all greatly appreciated,
All the क्रिस्मस cards are hung on the दीवार with all the other crazy stuff that आप send!
So i just want to wish everyone a
~
"VERY VERY MERRY क्रिस्मस TO BOTH आप AND YOUR LOVED ONES,
AND I HOPE आप ALL HAVE A GREAT DAY!"
~
p.s, "dont forget your turkeys in the oven!"

Loads of प्यार Keith,

xo

go and say hello to everyone one the मंच on क्रिस्मस too!
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Opinion by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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Overture and beginners please... Strike up the band... Stand द्वारा for Celtic Thunder... and "It's Entertainment."

This stylish and high energy trip through some of the great songs of the last 30years is pure showbiz! It is a tribute from Celtic Thunder to the legacy they have inherited from the great entertainers of the past, and a mark of how far they themselves have travelled as performers, in a few short years.

It evokes an era of big bands and boulevards, चोटी, शीर्ष hats and tails and गाना and dancin' in the rain! It makes for irresistible listening as the principals from this generation pay their respects to the stars of an earlier time. In the true tradition of variety, the संगीत covers a mix of styles, songs and singers as the lads salute their musical हीरोस - from फ्रेड Astaire to Neil Diamond, from Jim Croce to Chicago, from Michael Buble to The समुद्र तट Boys!

Each member features with two songs, one a serious workout, the other a bit of pure fun and a chance to let the hair down! These lighter choices have George stomping around to The Proclaimer's 'My Life With You,' while Ryan takes on the persona of a Chicago gangster with 'Bad, Bad Leroy...
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Article by Ryanne81 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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51. How old were आप when आप surfed for the very first time??? 16 या so


52. What 2 things do आप like most about touring? meeting loads of nice new people


53. Keith, how many of those 400 kids that आप are going to have will आप sign to Busty Music? 400 of them


54. Did आप ever play the bagpipes? या पंच them? yes and yes


55. Did आप Ever think of being cloned? all the time


56. What is your प्रिय reaction आप have received from someone in the audience? tears and fainting usually get me


57. Do आप usually stay in a hotel after आप perform, या spend the night on the road? या does it depend how far आप have to go for the अगला show? mostly on the road


58. What to आप do while the other lads are watching their various sporting addictions? skate
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24. Did आप guys rag Damian for being the only one to wear his कॉनवर्स on QVC? nope

25. Did आप suggest to Phil Coulter that आप do HOD & Wichita Lineman? yup


26. Do आप have anymore songs that you've written & discussed with Phil putting संगीत with such as आप did with Lauren & I for CT? आप never know


26. We know about your गिटार and surboard collection. Are there any little things that आप collect? I like a good hat I suppose


27. Do आप have a प्रिय wine? cotes de rhon{think that’s how its spelt}


28. आप have mentioned being impressed meeting the Obama's. What impressed आप the most? his presence was class and he feels like a very powerful yet calming man…a चोटी, शीर्ष dude!


29. What hotels have आप stayed at in New York City? Where was the view on the balcony where आप could see the Empire State Building?? Have आप stayed at the Waldorf in New York??? [b][i]sadly we aren’t rich enough to stay in nice joints, the pic was at a टमटम we done for the irish government back in...
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1. Crazy glue? या duct tape? duct tape

2. What is your प्रिय prank that आप have pulled on someone? i call people up and tell them they owe me lots of money

3. I enjoyed listennig to your गिटार tour of sorts....no Martins??? yeah i just dont know what one to get

4. you've answered so many of our questions.... I think we're all pretty good sports, so... Is there any सवाल you'd like to ask us? nope

5. Ultimate dream surfboard. What's the डिज़ाइन look like? Bonzer

6. आप play the गिटार and piano. Are there any new instruments आप would like to learn to play? the trumpet

7. I see आप like स्टेक here in America, do आप like Italian खाना as well???? i प्यार all food

8. What's the best birthday आप can remember? Did आप have an epic party? Did आप get something really special for a gift? Was it a surprise? 18th nothing really happened just good people and a good time
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"Hello to all!"

"What's the Craic?"

"So its half time at the दिखाना in LA and i thought to myself, what will i do? So here i am लेखन my blog! today we done an interview in a kilt खरीडिए somewhere in LA..i think it was और down near O.C. area, it was for E entertainment and it was good fun... YOU'LL SEE!"

"friday was a दिन off and it was MENTAL in Las Vegas... would प्यार to back there for a few और days...went on the New York roller coaster, done a bit of gambling, checked out the dancing water and took loads of cool pix...A good days fun for sure!"

"San Diego was a laugh to even though it was a दिखाना दिन i went 3 times to the Croche restaurant it had great grub... A wee bit pricey but worth every bite!"

"I've been doing loads of skating now because were back in sunny dry weather..but not for long Seattle the Portland my most प्रिय city in America..3 days off there and im really looking आगे too it"

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St. Louis, Missouri
BLOG "New Wheels" 23/10/09


"yo yo"

"What's the Craic with everyone?"


"Today I'm in Indiana and the sun is shining so all isn't bad! We done our 1st ever matinee and it was great fun, also the venue was class "the fabulous लोमड़ी, फॉक्स Theater" in Detroit, (some pixs up on myspace if आप want a look!) it was the सेकंड time we played there, so it was nice to be asked back!"

"I got a new set of Wheels in the mall of America earlier in the week, i actually just got the same board as i had before only i now have one in America to keep on tour and one to enjoy at घर for when ever it is dry (not that often)."

"Its only roughly 3 weeks now till the end of tour and it has flew in yet again! It seems like no time when the lads and I where at QVC, but in saying that its been a long haul and i cant wait for the well deserved holiday that i have planned for the end of tour CALIFORNIA and HAWAII, HERE I COME! "

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Well folks, hope your all doing well and behaving yourselves. Well its like 2 in the morning and i'm on the bus on route to our अगला theater which is the "Mahaffey Theater" in sunny sunny Florida. I प्यार the SUN! 3 और shows and then we have a दिन off in Nashville, and i cant wait... i've never never been there before. I bought an old arch चोटी, शीर्ष गिटार in the same pawn खरीडिए i bought my Lentin in S.Carolina a few days ago. $55...BARGIN.... gonna get a nice pickup for it and treat it to a few other things it will be sounding savage द्वारा the time its done!
The shows to तारीख, दिनांक have been going really well on this tour with Celtic Thunder, and the lads and I are having great craic along the way! Someone told me that there is a समुद्र तट like 10 मिनटों from the venue we're at tomorrow.... so i think i might have to drag myself outa बिस्तर and go have a look... आप never know there might be waves!!! And if not i have to go buy a new skateboard ... yup thats my plan for tomorrow!

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1. Whenever आप get married, and have kids...do आप think आप might sing to them? And, about how many kids do आप think आप would want? 400 kids, and i'll sing to them all!

2. Do आप guys play cards on the tour buses to help pass the time? nope

3. आप like a good स्टेक .... what is your fav dessert? प्यार good steaks, medium rare sirloin, sorbet

4. As I'm sure your granny makes आप रात का खाना when आप are home, what's your प्रिय thing she makes for you? Stew

5. Who decides who is going to be in the Meet & Greets? Is it just whoever feels like it that night-or do आप all rotate? And do आप take requests?? we rotate

6. do आप & any of the other CT guys ever have a जाम sessions on the road? आप wouldn't want to know

7. What did आप think of snowboarding? i really enjoyed it but i hurt like crazy the अगला day
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I found a Hobnobs recipe on-line, and after a few changes to the recipe (we don't do grams very well in the US..) I tried it out last night. They're a hit!! Hobnobs are fantastically delicious cookies! The recipe I found states that it's a pretty accurate 'copycat' version of the classic British biscuit. Here's the recipe:

240g self-raising flour (about 2 cups)
240g sugar (1 1/2 cups to 1 1/2 cups)
240g खिचडी, दलिया oats (about 3 cups) -- I used Quaker oatmeal
240g margarine (1 1/4 cup) -- I used मक्खन - no margarine in my refrigerator!
1 Tbsp golden syrup (you can order it on-line... I used light मक्का, मकई syrup, या आप could use honey..)
1 Tbsp hot water
1/2 tsp baking soda

Combine the flour, oats and sugar in a bowl. Add the margarine, syrup and water in a pan and heat gently until the margarine melts and the golden syrup becomes liquid. Take off the heat and stir in the baking soda; then add to the dry ingredient mix and stir thoroughly to combine.
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हे all - Keith answered another round of सवालों for everyone!! Here they are! Enjoy.

1. Have u seen the movie Sufer Dude? its really funny nope

2. What is your fav Type of gum? strawberry

3. Do u like Cats? dont mind them, i used to have lots when i was younger.

4. Of all the places in the world that आप haven't seen yet, which city या country would आप most like visit, and why? Mexico...WAVES

5. Does your car have a name? no.....give me a few options?

6. Keith - आप know I just have to ask... what's your प्रिय poem? dont have one

7. Of your own stuff, do आप have a प्रिय song या lyric? too many to think of!

8. हे Keith, try to imagine that आप are a tourist backpacking in Ireland during the summer months. And आप also want to see as many of the संगीत festivals as possible. Where would आप go? the picnic
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Here are some जवाब to the सवालों you've asked Keith in here over the past couple months, answered द्वारा Keith.

1. Just wondering what is your प्रिय movie of all time??? Jaws या the Goonies all surf DVDS

2. Do आप rock a certain brand wetsuit? Ripcurl

3. What is your inspiration? Peoples reactions.

4. हे Keith, I know आप कहा pixie was actually your sister's dog, but is there anyway we could see a pic? i'll see what i can doo...

5. So, Keith, I have seen a few pics of आप at Starbucks. What do आप order when आप go there? Same thing every time या do आप change it up? change it up .. spice it up ! ! !

6. After recording Lauren & I for Celtic Thunder, to WHOM does the song now belong?? Its mine.

7. Have आप been asked to play गिटार on any tracks for the Celtic Thunder CD's? yeah i have, i played the गिटार on "Castles in the Air," "Lauren and I," and "Homes of Donegal."
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