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Fall- 2023 Update

Over his career, Randall has played in bands with former members of many national acts, including the Allman Brothers, Vassar Clements, Ralph Stanley,Dickie Betts,Mandrill, Santana, B.J. Thomas and George Strait.

Web Master's favorite Randall Keith original song. Check it out

Randy jamming with the great Tommy Emmanuel and Pat Bergeson




Randall recently joined Keith Godwin & RioGrande Band, who have been the Sunday afternoon house band at Tradewinds Lounge in the heart of downtown St. Augustine for the last eighteen years. It's all country and you can catch Randy there any Sunday from 1pm-5pm. Randy still plays with Jacksonville based Monkey Wrench, who play various venues once or twice a month. He is also freelancing as his schedule permits, with a number of other local acts including Rick Arcusa band, Cat5, BDW, Even Steve and others.


Check out two new original songs: INTERNET BRIDE FROM CHINA and GOODBYE SISTER.






Randall has also put some of his original catalog onto soundcloud, so those of you who want to hear some complete recordings, should go check it out at www.soundcloud.com/randallkeith

 



Randall  is currently handling guitar duties for both RioGrande Band and Monkeywrench (www.facebook.com/monkeywrench).


 

From April 2012-Summer 2014, Randall handled guitar duties for Kim Reteguiz and Black Cat Bones

They recorded an album of original material which was released in November of 2013. CHeck out the Randall & Kim co-written original : LEAVIN

Randall co-wrote and recorded some tunes with Skye Bailey in 2013. Including their co-written piece, DIABLO

In the summer of 2011, Randall recorded another new album or original material...this time it is self-produced and again, Randall pursues another new direction: ACOUSTIC: New Age and Fingerstyle. This album, featuring Randall on acoustic, electric guitrars, mandolin, dobro, & keyboard, is entitled NEW STUFF 4 YOU. Randall continues to explore new territiory, unlike most guitarists who will master one style, Randall continues to pursue different genres....making him one of the most versatile players in Jacksonville.

In November 2009, Randall signed a publishing, recording and distribution deal with ABSOLUTE MUSIC PUBLISHING (AMP). AMP recorded and released "IN THE DOGHOUSE," recorded by Randall's performing band, ALPHA DOG. It was another new direction for Randall as he explored new country sounds on 8 of the album's 11 tracks. Absolute will be looking to place the material in movies, TV and commercials etc. The album is available here or through AMP at: www.absolutemusicpublishing.com

 

 

STAY TUNED!!

 


                  

 

Randall has been writing, performing and  producing original rock music since 1974. He achieved notoriety with Orange Hearts, who were a popular tri-state band from 1983-1987. Orange Hearts resided on the now defunct "Webster Music Services" label and were distributed by Important Records. They released a full length album and four singles, which received critical acclaim in the local Arts Press. They  performed on various cable TV shows and live throughout the Tri-State area regularly.

Randall has continued to study guitar with the top names in all genres...and has developed into an "A list" guitar player in the Jacksonville area...over the last few years  he has studied jazz with international jazz/rock fusion icon Larry Coryell, studied locally with top jazzers Barry Greene (UNF), Gary Starling (Jacksonville University), and John Schaefer. He has traveled to Ohio to study acoustic fingerstyle directly with Jorma Kaukonen, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, former member of Jefferson Airplane and still touring with Hot Tuna. In August 2009 he traveled to Nashville and took a series of chicken-picken lessons from Nashville top session guitarist, Johnny Hiland, In 2011 he took a 4 day master class with the world's top rated Country finger syylist, Tommy Emmanuel..


 

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