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Donkee Tonk/Donald Keesing

Donkee Tonk/Donald Keesing

Americana / Garage / Rock Athens, GA  US
Donald Keesing- I've Hardened My Heart and I Don't Love You
Donald Keesing- I've Hardened My Heart and I Don't Love You
Donald Keesing- Iniki (ASCAP)
Donald Keesing- Iniki (ASCAP)
Donald Keesing- Cigarette Machine
Donald Keesing- Cigarette Machine
Donald Keesing- What Would You Do If I Kissed You
Donald Keesing- What Would You Do If I Kissed You
Dollar Bin- The Quiet Friend WMUC
Dollar Bin- The Quiet Friend WMUC


Donkee Tonk- Carpet of Eggshells


  • Tue

    Apr 7

    Washington, DC, US | 8:00pm

    Senior Care Awards Show

  • 2012

    Jul 24

    Asheville, NC, US | 8:00pm

    First booking in Asheville for my new band The Blue Steel Smokers which at this point is probably John Spears and whoever shows up. Ah, but Spears is a demon on acoustic lead and banjo.

  • 2012

    Mar 24

    Silver Spring, MD, US | 5:00pm

    Donkee Tonk with C.B. Heinemann, acoustic in-store. We will be swapping songs and sets starting shortly after 5.

  • 2011

    Feb 26

    Asheville, NC, US | 8:00pm

    The debut of the Donkee Tonk Blues Busters Review w/ Don Keesing, Uncle Dave, Scott Owens, John Spears and guests. There is also another band

  • 2011

    Feb 14

    Asheville, NC, US | 8:00pm

    Valentines Day Love Song Fest w/ various artists. Several songs will be performed by Donald Keesing.


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  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Great musical fire and sound on "Beautiful Dancer"!!
  • DogFlow (Artist)
  • Tracy Quinn O'Brien (Artist)
    Tracy Quinn O'Brien
    Enjoyin your tunes here this evening. Especially Beautiful Dancer. It has an early Replacements feel that I WORSHIP. Great stuff Brother. Cheers from Denver. T.
  • Amorphead (Artist)
    Hi :) Like our Facebook Page to download "Holes" for free ---> https://www.facebook.com/pages/Amorphead/104336263339?sk=app_359209974102585 & http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AAZ5Bxr2AI&feature=channel_video_title
  • Battlestar Canada! (Artist)
    Battlestar Canada!
    Thank you Donald!. I'm enjoying your tunes as well.
  • Cos Grassano (Artist)
    Cos Grassano
    Thanks for the comment, but I wish I had your technique. you have great stuff.


  • Ad & art by Shelby parkins
  • Cover by Phil Duarte
  • by Jo Doyle


Sounds Like: Neil Young, Paul Westerberg, John Prine, John Doe Music, Robyn Hitchcock

Label: Donkee Records

Manager: Donald Keesing

Bio: Donald Keesing started gigging with D.C. punk band White Zombies in 1982. In 1988 and 1989 he sang and played guitar for Rain Crow, in 2008-2010 with Dollar Bin and Dogs Among the Bins. An environmental activist, Keesing often plays benefits and rallies. As Donkee Tonk the celebrated Mr K perform...See Full Bio

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Thanks so much y'all for getting me in the top 10! #9, #9, #9...haha


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