Sean Healen Band

Sean Healen Biography - Award Winning Singer Songwriter

Sean Healen is an award winning singer/songwriter.
With music and lyrics reminiscent of Leaonard Cohen and Steve Earle and a style at once intricate and eloquent, Sean is rapidly achieving the national stage. A long time resident of New Mexico, his recent album “Floodplain” was awarded Best Rock CD 2009 at the New Mexcio Music Awards. “Floodplain” was produced by Multi Platinum producer John Kurzweg. A more recent cd project, “Crown Of Coal” was produced by Grammy winner and legendary producer Malcolm Burn. The title track :”Crown Of Coal” charted at 23 on the Jambands chart in Aug 2011. Sean’s latest singles have been produced by Multi Platinum producer Scott Mathews at Tikitown in Mill Valley CA. The three singles feature special guest Chuck Prophet on lead guitar and backing vocals.
Recent performances include a taping of an epidode of the After After Party with special guest actor/bass player Wes Studi. To air on NBC after SNL. Sean was recently honored to escort Pete Townshend to the stage to receive this years Les Paul Award at the TEC Awards. Sean is also honored by the Santa Fe Brewing Company’s addition of a beer to their line  with his name on it. “Healen’s Big Hat Nut Brown Ale” is a permanent addition to their line. Sean is also very proud to endorse O'Farrell Hats, the finest hand made custom hats in the world<

Healen has performed double Bills with notables:
John Hiatt, Michael Franti,
Chuck Prophet, Kelly Joe Phelps,The BoDeans, The Gourds, Willy Porter, Jackie Greene, James McMurtry, Kent Blazy, Junior Brown, The Flatlanders, Jay Boy Adams,  Sons Of Fathers, Guitar Shorty, Ian Moore