McKeon is an Adult Contemporary songwriter and recording artist from
explored the realms of gigging around with local bands in his younger
years; and being a person who tends to shun the limelight, he took to
providing guitar and vocal arrangements as a session musician whilst
concentrating on his songwriting.
was “discovered” on a songwriting newsgroup online back in 2000
by producer, Lynn Monk, who after becoming a good friend and music
collaborator, began producing his début album, “Friends”. Lynn
later signed him to her newly formed record label, Wobbly Music, back
in 2004 and the album was finally finished after five years and was
formally released in 2006. Unfortunately, due to the label only being
run as a hobby whilst holding down a full time job, it wasn't
promoted sufficiently to make an impact.
A second album, which is currently in production, will now be released alongside a re-release of "Friends". The “Friends” album explores
the different facets of friendship and the double-a-side single
features radio edits of two of the most commercial songs from the
collection. “Take A Little Time” talks of the qualities required
from a good friend; whilst “Why Aren't You Talking to Me?” covers
the doubts that may arise in a relationship when communication breaks
from writing his own songs, John has also been a regular contributor
to tracks that Wobbly Music has released for other artists. Most
often providing Guitar and Bass, he is also featured as the lead
vocalist on some releases.
is also a devout Catholic and has written many Christian songs that
he intends to release in the future.
A previously unreleased song called "The Circle of Friends" appears for the first time on the Wobbly Music Christmas compilation EP, which is due out on the 2nd December 2018.
version of "Why Aren't you Talking to me?" (Video)