It isn’t simple to categorize Vicky Pratt Keating, or produce pat evaluations to various other performers. Keating herself provides described her design as “whimsical mystical acoustic”, which matches the bill aswell as anything. A couple of echoes of everybody from Kate Bush to David Byrne to Nanci Griffith in Keating’s music, but she actually is so firmly a genuine that to label her by that technique is as imperfect as describing glaciers cream merely as “frosty”. Keating happens to be structured out of Sedona, Az, after having relocated from her hometown of Washington D.C. in 1999. Right before the move emerged a big change of professional identity–after launching Blue Apples with Allegro beneath the name Vicky Pratt Keating, she released This Guardian at Noon herself beneath the name Vyktoria Pratt Keating in 1997. Her functionality resume includes starting for Dave Matthews, Mary Chapin Carpenter, and visiting with Jethro Tull as their tour opener from August to Oct of 1999. With her capability to compose penetrating lyrics and her lithe soprano tone of voice, it appears that Keating will end up being the mistress of her have musical destiny.