Robert Earl Keen with special guest Roger Clyne

The Avalon Theatre
Robert Earl Keen with special guest Roger Clyne

It's not always easy to sum up a career - let alone a life's ambition - so succinctly, but those five words from Robert Earl Keen's calling-card anthem do just that.

You can complete the lyric with the next five words - the ones routinely shouted back at Keen by thousands of fans a night "and the party never ends!" - just to punctuate the point with a flourish, but it's the part about the journey that gets right to the heart of Keen’s legacy. From the get-go, Keen wanted to write and sing his own songs, and to keep writing and singing them for as long as possible. 

"I always wanted to play music, and I always knew that you had to get some recognition in order to continue to play music," Keen says. "But I never thought in terms of getting to be a big star. I thought in terms of having a really, really good career writing good songs, and getting onstage to share a really good time." Continue reading

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Robert Earl Keen with special guest Roger Clyne
Event starts on Mar 10, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Doors open at 6:30 pm
Event ends on Mar 10, 2022 at 9:30 pm
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Mar 10, 2022 Mar 10, 2022 America/Denver Robert Earl Keen with special guest Roger Clyne

It's not always easy to sum up a career - let alone a life's ambition - so succinctly, but those five words from Robert Earl Keen's calling-card anthem do just that.

You can complete the lyric with the next five words - the ones routinely shouted back at Keen by thousands of fans a night "and the party never ends!" - just to punctuate the point with a flourish, but it's the part about the journey that gets right to the heart of Keen’s legacy. From the get-go, Keen wanted to write and sing his own songs, and to keep writing and singing them for as long as possible. 

"I always wanted to play music, and I always knew that you had to get some recognition in order to continue to play music," Keen says. "But I never thought in terms of getting to be a big star. I thought in terms of having a really, really good career writing good songs, and getting onstage to share a really good time." Continue reading

The Avalon Theatre

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The Avalon Theatre
Address: 645 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO 81504
The Avalon Theatre