About Guitarist Johnny Beane.
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You can listen to my music all over the web.
Im on pretty much every social networking site – see the links to the right.
The May Fire “Alright”.
For more visit http://www.myspace.com/johnnybeane
2010 – 2013 Writing, recording, and producing for film and music projects. Playing out with various artists.
2008 – 2009 Playing guitar & touring with THE MAY FIRE.
Tour highlights include a 30 city cross country tour with LA bands Monte Negro and Astra Heights sponsored by MTV Tr3s in 2008 & 2 shows @ SXSW 2009 in Austin Texas.
Promo for the MTV Tr3 “Circo Rocktastico 2008 Tour”
Some footage from a show in Mexico while on that tour.
The May Fire @ Luxury Wafers Studios 2008.
The May Fire live at Rickshaw Stop San Francisco, CA 10-30-08
Here’s a little footage of The May Fire from SXSW 2009
Watch the first 40 seconds.
2008 – Wrote music for the one-hour documentary “Native Nations: Standing Together for Civil Rights” hosted by actor Peter Coyote – “E.T. The Extra Terrestrial”,”Erin Brockovich”.
The documentary aired on ABC,NBC & Hallmark Channel.
Here’s a preview.
2005 – 2007 – Writing, recording, and producing for film and music projects. Playing out with various artists.
2004 – 2005 Rocking with friend Therese Brewitz and Implied five.
2001 – 2004 Wrote and recorded original music for the song “Joy” for Rob Poswall’s indie feature “Friends Call Me Mandy”. Played weekly sing-along gig at Tom’s Trivia @ the bitter end pub, SF, CA (3 yrs).
1999 – 2001 – Writing, recording, playing out with various artists including Flux 22.
1998*- Signed to Deston Ent./Universal, showcased for Bill Aucoin while working with eve to adam, songwriter Eric Bazilian – “What if god was one of us?” and hit songwriter Desmond Child – Aerosmith, Bon Jovi.
Here’s an interview i did with The Shoals Beat Music Magazine in late 2010.
Some of my influences -
The May Fire, The Police, The Cure, Foo Fighters, Audioslave, RATM, Radiohead, Duran Duran, Veruca Salt, Steve Lukather, Melanie C, The Strokes, Christopher Cross, Van Halen, Garbage, The Killers, Sea of Sorrow, Stone Temple Pilots, blur, Johnny Cash, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, NIN, Judith Owen, Pixies, Muse, Klark Kent, TC, Hank Williams, U2, Weezer, The White Stripes, The Who.