Saturday, Jul 11

Time: 7:30 AM

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Description: Sean Healen is an award winning singer/ songwriter. With music and lyrics reminiscent of Leonard Cohen and a style at once intricate and eloquent, Sean is rapidly achieving the national stage. A long time resident of New Mexico, his recent album "Floodplain" was awarded Best Rock CD 2009 at the New Mexico Music Awards. "Floodplain" was produced by Multi Platinum Producer John Kurzweg (Creed, Jewel, Big Head Todd) A more recent cd project "Crown Of Coal" was recorded and produced by Grammy winner and legendary producer Malcolm Burn (Emmy Lou Harris, Dylan etc,...) Sean also was recently produced by Multi Platinum Record Producer Scott Mathews (Cash, Orbison, Elvis Costello etc...) Healen has shared double bills with the following notables: Michael Franti, John Hiatt, Willy Porter, Kelly Joe Phelps/Corinne West Duo, Junior Brown, Chuck Prophet, The BoDeans, James McMurtry, The Gourds, Jackie Greene, The English Beat etc... Sean was recently honored to play the private reception for Oscar winner Ryan Bingham, Joe Ely, and Terry Allen after their Lensic performance. Quotes: "You are nothing short of mighty."--Scott Mathews Multi Platinum Producer "Leonard Cohen meet Steve Earl." -- Malcolm Burn Grammy Winning Producer "Meet New Mexico's best kept secret, singer/songwriter extraordinaire Sean Healen. Remember that name."--Gabe Gomez New Mexico Magazine " Man can this guy write a song."-- John Kurweg Multi Platinum Producer "This stuff rocks in all the right places, and rolls where you want to."-- Wes Studi (Avatar. Last of the Mohicans, Heat etc..) "You are a poet."--Willy Porter " With the edge of a Ryan Adams and the soul of a John Prine."-- Gabe Gomez New Mexico Magazine "A tremendously talented songwriter."--Devon Jackson Santa Fean Magazine "A rock folk bluesy virtuoso."-- Alex Devore Santa Fe Reporter Check out this article from NM Magazine about Sean! http://nmmagazine.com/music_healen_march12.php

Website: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sean-Healen-Band/8455372417

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