Ethan Keller is no stranger to the Milwaukee music scene. He has been playing music for over 20 years with various groups and touring as much as his schedule allows him, but he has always loved calling Milwaukee is home. Simply talk to Ethan and you'll be able to hear his passion for the city and high hopes for making Milwaukee a tighter music community.
His new cd is titled " Goin Down In History, Goin Down In Flames" and is a continuation of his self-proclaimed Midwestern Americana R&B sound. Ethan's love for all kinds of music can be heard on the new cd, plus he's joined by some very talented musicians on his latest effort. Stellar blues harmonica player Jim Liban is just one of them.
On today's Kramp Cast he plays a new song called Home Sweet Highway acoustic and we talk about the first composition he created at the age of 9 years old that was modeled after a classic hip hop song. He has a wide range of music knowledge and loves talking about it. Listen now and check out Ethan Keller's CD Release Show this Friday at 8pm at Club Garibaldi in Bay View.
dreamstate08 | June 7, 2013 at 11:13 a.m. (report)
He may be Edie Brickell's drummer as well, but Matt Chamberlain is definitely Tori Amos's drummer. I've seen him on tour with her, and he is incredible. I believe he's on her live album, To Venus and Back.
1 comment about this article.
Post your comment/review now
Disclaimer: Please note that Facebook comments are posted through Facebook and cannot be approved, edited or declined by OnMilwaukee.com. The opinions expressed in Facebook comments do not necessarily reflect those of OnMilwaukee.com or its staff.
Recent Articles & Blogs by Brian Kramp
Published Sept. 14, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast Doug and I talk about the "issues" of legalizing marijuana, the stupidity behind trying to hide it in college and how proud his parents were for him when he was named Stoner Of The Year.
Published Aug. 1, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast singer Scott Weiland speaks candidly about being let go from the Stone Temple Pilots, how the band got its start, his feelings on hearing his music on the radio for the first time and his love for the pit bulls that he rescued several years ago.
Published July 31, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast I talk to event coordinator Chris Ponteri about the 2013 Race For The Bacon 5k in Cudahy, how he got the idea for the event, what other fun races he's organizing and, of course, we talk bacon.
Published July 30, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast I talk to Alfonso Ribeiro about hosting Spell-Mageddon, his days on "Silver Spoons" and "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air" and how frequently he's willing to break out and do the Carlton.
Published July 24, 2013
In today Kramp Cast I talk to Milwaukee musician Hayward Williams about his fans across seas, how important his 64 Gibson is to him, how he almost got kicked out of a recent Paul McCartney show, plus hear the debut of a new song called "Beginnings."
Published July 23, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast Steve McMorran of Satellite and I talk about Paxfest 2013, life on the road and how Satellite's debut album "Calling Birds" is a representation of a huge change in his life.
Published July 22, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast comedian/actor Billy Gardell of CBS's "Mike & Molly" joins me to talk about going to Graceland with his dad, getting in trouble as a kid and hanging out on Milwaukee's historic Brady Street.
Published July 18, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast I talk to musician Matt Nathanson about his new album, his love of Italian food, his obsessive/compulsive personality, and whether or not he would liked to get punched in the face by Kinks frontman Ray Davies for writing the song "Kinks Shirt," which appears on his new album.
Published July 17, 2013
In today's Kramp Cast I talk with Kristen Lehman of ABC's "Motive" about having the same birthday, hanging out with her friends from AMC's "The Killing" and I'll try to get some answers about where both shows are heading this year.
Published July 16, 2013
Ian Ash of Ian And The Dream joins me to talk about the band, their latest EP and what they've been up to for the three years since I last interviewed him.