Christian Kane was born in Baltimore City in 1983,
and began playing guitar at the young age of 9. Influenced
by the older blues and Motown sounds beloved by his
parents, John studied at local music shops and Peabody
Preparatory Institute in order to continue his love
of music and develop his own sound.
John's talents are not limited solely to guitar; he
plays a variety of instruments on most of his songs.
He played in a number of bands during his teens, touring
and winning battle of the bands contests throughout
his younger years. John produced an EP with the rock
band Far From Earth, achieving a local level of success
and recognition. John and Far From Earth performed
at the national Artscape Festival and won local radio
station's 98Rock Battle of the Bands.
Starting his own projects after leaving Far From Earth,
he shared the stage with acts such as Everlast , Mishka,
and Rusted Root. Producers from the WB network selected
John to represent his hometown of Baltimore in their
developing program "The Next: Fame is at your
Doorstep." The same producers sought John for
ABC network's "The Rising Star" in 2014.
2014 at the MyRuralRadio.com Fall Music Festival,
he was awarded ARTIST
of the YEAR by. MyRuralRadio.com is an
independent broadcasting station, who works soley
with independent and unsigned artists, worldwide.
John continues to self-produce songs and music videos,
as well as play in local venues with his trio J3K,
John Kane has had songs in
play on MyRuralRadio.com for almost 3 years now,
and has been a guest at the MyRuralRadio.com Artist
Showcase, along with performing at the MyRuralRadio.com
Fall Fest 5 and 6.
It is with GREAT HONOR that we present him with
our 2014 Artist of the Year Award.
back for more on John Kane as the next year progresses.
Christian Kane – MyRuralRadio.com Artist of
the Year 2014 performing his original song Cornerstone
in the studio as part of the MyRuralRadio.com Lava
– Written by John Christian Kane
recorded and mixed at the MyRuralRadio.com studio.
Video production by Viable Media Solutions