Cassie Keenum is blues sing-songwriter in the Gainesville, FL area. Cassie plays as an acoustic duo with Rick Randlett. Their CD “Hauntings” is being released September 23rd, 2017 but has already debuted on the Roots Music Charts. Cassie and Rick were the winners of the 2016 North Central Florida Blues Society’s Blues Challenge and were semi-finalists in the 2017 International Blues Challenge hosted by the Blues Foundation in Memphis, TN.
Cassie’s stunning vocals, soulful lyrics and wonderful charisma have been charming audiences in the Gainesville area for the past four years. Cassie is also a guitarist whose original compositions compliment her acoustic talent. Her strong and powerful vocals have been compared to the strength of Mama Thornton with the soulfulness of Susan Tedeschi.
With her poignant lyrics, touching melodies and heartfelt and sincere performances, Cassie knows how to make an event a memorable and special occasion. Her performances appeal to a wide audience. She can seamlessly perform original compositions and favorite blues covers proving that she is a versatile and deeply talented artist.