Joseph Keith Bio
At the age of only 18, Joseph Keith is a singer/songwriter with a talent for catchy riffs and melodies.
Joseph Keith started playing guitar when he was 10 years old. In 2008, at the age of 13, he formed his first band, Backfire. Backfire played mainly cover songs of popular bands like Green Day, Blink 182, Good Charlotte, etc. They played local charity events in the DC area, as well as major night spots such as Jammin’ Java, JAXX Night Club and the 9:30 Club. It was during his time with Backfire that Joseph Keith first started writing songs. Some were recorded and performed by Backfire.
In 2009 Joseph left Backfire to form Nine Days Gone and became their principle singer/songwriter. Nine Days Gone's has 2 albums available on iTunes. A self titled first album , and their second, As It's Always Been. They are working on a third, due out Spring 2013. www.ninedaysgone.com They perform regularly in the DC, Baltimore, Richmond area.
Also during this time Joseph started writing songs that reflect a slightly softer, more acoustic side. Inspired by such artist as John Mayer, Rob Thomas, Jason Mraz and the Goo Goo Dolls, he has written over 80 songs so far, which he also sings. His debut CD, A Lighter Side, was released in, 2011. His second album, Don't Know Why, was released on March 23rd, 2012. The third Joseph Keith album, Not Done Yet, was realesed on January 31, 2013