"The rich production enhances this collection, with hints of soul, Americana and the faint husk of Vance’s vocals combining for an album of real depth and beauty. With guests Ed Sheeran and Bonnie Raitt, this could – and should – be the album to finally launch Vance internationally"
Foy Vance, "The Joy of Nothing" - Lauren Muphy, The Irish Times
"The purity of voice, the measured intensity of instrumentation and the depth of lyrical portrait......I can’t recommend The Darkling Air's “Untamed & Beloved” highly enough"
- Stephen McCauley , BBC Radio Ulster
Michael Keeney is an Irish producer, composer, musician, song writer and orchestral arranger born in Donegal, Ireland in 1976 and working internationally in the music industry for over 20 years.
He is now based in Bangor, Northern Ireland where he runs a suite of private production studios alongside business partner Kris Stronge for both album production and television/film music production (Keeney & Stronge Ltd).
He continues to work out of larger scale studios when necessary in locations including London, New York, LA, Sydney, Dublin and Donegal.
".....undoubtedly one of the years best albums. *****"
Kevin Doherty "Telegraph" - Joe Breen , The Irish Times
"David C Clements' 2016 album, "The Longest Day In History", is a masterpiece."
Gary Lightbody - Snow Patrol, The News Letter