Vocalist/songwriter Pat Haney didn’t place his sights on the career being a saving artist. Actually, he never also described himself being a musician. He kept onto his work being a gas jockey in Kentucky for a time also after his debut, Incorrect Rite of Passing, premiered in 2000. Obtaining him to speak about his present for storytelling is not any easy task. Once the subject turns to the main topic of his skill, the mellow Haney increases even more humble. He admires those he phone calls “master vocalist/songwriters,” a summary of craftsmen and performers going by Kris Kristofferson and John Prine, but shies from putting himself anywhere near their level. He just learned how exactly to play your guitar during his teenager years because which was what a lot of the various other kids were carrying out in his senior high school. Haney was interested in poetry along with a storytelling. A indigenous of Kentucky’s Edmondson State, Haney was raised in the town of Bowling Green. His parents shown him to Dixieland jazz and a summary of folk-rock performers that included Simon & Garfunkel and Janis Ian. At Traditional western Kentucky School, where he majored ever sold, he gained an associate’s level but fell several months lacking gaining a bachelor’s. When he uncovered the interest and magic a melody could hold, because of songwriters like Kristofferson and Prine, Haney was connected. While attending university, he begun to compose music while also keeping down a number of careers that included laying floor covering, clerking within a liquor shop, and focusing on a Mississippi River towboat. For his very own satisfaction, he begun to transcribe his music. Eventually he dedicated these to tape, because of a friend’s contribution of 375 dollars that allowed him to record four music. That recording program prompted the studio’s proprietor to advise that Haney get in touch with a guy he knew who was simply scouting for brand-new skill. That man ended up being Envoy Marketing communications’ Ben Ewing, who squandered virtually no time in providing to control Haney. When Ewing opened up Envoy Disc Information, Haney also acquired a offer to record for the brand new label. The vocalist/songwriter continued to record Incorrect Rite of Passing with Ewing because the album’s producer.