Susan Veit Heslin 20


Ellicott C US   Jan 2018

Artist Bio

Influences:   Joni Mitchell, Damien Rice, The Weepies, Josh Ritter, John Denver, Dan Fogelberg, Patti Griffin, Shawn Colvin, Jacob Collier, The Wailin' Jennys, The Civil Wars, Nickel Creek, Nick Drake, Kenny Loggins, The Eagles, Sara Barielles, James Taylor, Jason Isbell, Joshua Hyslop, Madison Cunningham, Ian Britt, Gregory Alan Isakov, Bon Iver, Taylor Goldsmith/Dawes, John Smith, Lisa Hannigan, Liz Longley, Ben Howard, Dave Matthews, Ingrid Michaelson. Alexi Murdoch, Rhob Cunningham, Joshua Radin, Katie Herzig, Lori McKenna

FAWM newbie in 2020. Long time song writer recently getting back into playing out. I write primarily on guitar but also on keys. I am primarily a fingerstyle player and love playing in different tunings.
Taylor 314ce
Baby Taylor
Gretsch hollow body electric
Yamaha MODX8

Songs (20)

#1 Alive 11
Feb 2
#2 Baby I'm Through 9
Feb 3
#3 The Fog 7
Feb 4
#4 In The Land Of Giants 5
Feb 4
#5 You'll Never Make It Without Me 10
Feb 6
#6 These Are The Questions 7
Feb 8
#7 It Feels A Little Dark In Here 5
Feb 9
#8 I Wish I Believed @hornesgiftshop  7
Feb 11
#9 Be With You 4
Feb 12
#10 Hung Up On The Thorns @crisp1  6
Feb 12
#11 You Got It 3
Feb 12
#12 Simple Life 4
Feb 17
#13 Can I Even Love At All @jorh  2
Feb 19
#14 Best Friend @terrisunflowery27 7
Feb 19
#15 Can't Let Go @monty  4
Feb 23
#16 Why Are You So Silent Soldier @acousticmaddie  11
Feb 23
#17 After You @guatecoop  8
Feb 26
#18 Let It Ring @paulh1237  3
Feb 29
#19 If These Walls Could Talk 4
Feb 29
#20 Life Comes In Waves 5
Feb 29


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  • @calumcarlyle Mar 10

    Hello, sorry for my late reply. Feel free to see what you can do with my chords track, if the muse is still with you!

  • @kahlo2013  Mar 9

    My pleasure! I love your music!

  • @kahlo2013  Mar 7

    Thank you so much for all of your kind comments! On (we don’t need) another silent night. William did a lovely job on the version he did. He changed my original lyrics to fit his style and the message he wanted to deliver which had increased tension and more blame. My original lyrics were more tender and longing with the singer taking more responsibility for whatever happened in the relationship and more of a sense of sadness and hope for things to get better. Thus, if you had any interest in a post FAWM collab with the original sentiment using the original lyric I would be thrilled and happy to post with you as a collaborator here

  • @metalfoot  Mar 6

    Yeah, I just can't leave the songwriting stuff alone! Hope you can take part in a skirmish or two again during the year.

  • @audrey  Mar 5

    Thank you for your kind comments on my songs Caring Neighbours and First Day on Campus. I appreciate them.

  • @musicsongwriter  Mar 3

    Thank you so much Susan for your kind comments and support. You've made me smile 😀

  • @bitshred Mar 2

    Oh, and thanks for commenting on my last zong! You're the best.

  • @bitshred Mar 2

    Aww, thank you so much for visit and explanation. I appreciate yah!

  • @scubed  Mar 1

    Thanks so much for your lovely comment on “Love Has No Season” and congratulations on a very successful first FAWM!

  • @roblincoln  Feb 29

    One of the nicests aspects of FAWM 2020 was discovering your music. You are a wonderful songwriter. Please let me know if you have any albums out or will be releasing one. And thank you of course to all your kind comments on many of my songs throughout the month.

  • @panch  Feb 27

    Thanks very much for the positive comments on Down There,

  • @scubed  Feb 25

    Thank you for the lovely comment on “How Wide This River”!

  • @paulh1237  Feb 25

    Sounds great to me! You can always email with any questions etc.

  • @acousticmaddie  Feb 23

    Thank you

  • @acousticmaddie  Feb 23

    Thank you so much. Would it be ok to include our collab to my post Fawm yearly top collabs from Fawm collection At bandcamp?

  • @natalieedelson  Feb 23

    Thanks for the kudos on ‘oceanbirds’! Congratulations on getting your 14!!!
    🌟🎉 🙌🏾

  • @wolfkier Feb 22

    Thanks for your very kind comment about my Taylor Swift cover. It was not only fun to do but a great learning experience.

  • @dannyk1  Feb 19

    I'm thinking that You Can't Say I Didn't try is more suited for a male voice.

    I kinda had someone in mind to shop this one to.

    Thank you for the offer.

  • @dannyk1  Feb 18

    My apologies for cluttering your feed. The artist I suggested John Staples is johnstaples.

  • @dannyk1  Feb 18

    Welcome to FAWM Susan. It's a wonderful environment packed with some of the most talented people in the world. Check out John Staples. He's crazy talented.

  • @dannyk1  Feb 18

    Hi Susan and thank you for taking the time to express your thoughts about You Can't Say I Didn't Try. I'm happy to know you enjoyed it.

  • @scottsimpsonmusic  Feb 18

    Thanks so much for your generous comments on “If You Wanna Make A Song”!

  • @sunnymae  Feb 18

    Hi Susan
    Thank you for your kind words on my "second chance" Skirmish this afternoon. I appreciate your feedback on the structure.

  • @wingandwaltz  Feb 15

    Thanks so much for the kind comment and Snow Squall and the watch! 😀

  • @jorh  Feb 14

    Thanks for you kind comments on ‘can I even love at all? I would love a to collab - I found your email in my junk folder but have now replied 😂

  • @zanarkand Feb 14

    Thanks for taking some time to listen and comment on my song! Really enjoy your vocals and guitar playing in the songs I've listened to 😀

  • @brandondale72  Feb 13

    Thanks for such heartfelt comments on my latest song, "Moving". Appreciate you listening and leaving such nice feedback. 😀

  • @gwyn1234  Feb 13

    Sláinte @sheslin ...thank you for listening to Green Celtic Eyes and for leaving such a heartening comment...

  • @sunnymae  Feb 12

    Thank you for your kind comments on behind the nice.. I really appreciate your feedback and glad you had an interesting experience listening to it. Very nice to meet you!

  • @gregwere Feb 11

    Thanks for your comments on Some Distant Chorus, the tuning is CACGCE, opens up alot of stuff, I'm sure you'll enjoy giving it a go. Cheers Greg

  • @andrewjtaylor  Feb 11

    Thanks very much for taking the time to leave such a verbose comment on Yosemite. I'm definitely finding that I appreciate them the most.

  • @hornesgiftshop  Feb 11

    Thanks for your lovely take on "I wish I believed".

  • @mariekevinkmusic  Feb 9

    Thanks for the positive comments on my latest tune. It really feels like a departure for me so quite happy it has landed well in your ears.

  • @wingandwaltz  Feb 9

    @sheslin thanks for listening to Gotta Roll! @jkolb did a really nice job with it, first time anyone has snagged a lyric of mine and made it into something, it's very satisfying. Thanks for the kind words

  • @natalieedelson  Feb 8

    Thanks for stopping by and leaving kudos on my tunes - looking forward to hearing you! 🙌🏾⭐️

  • @whispermouse  Feb 8

    Thanks for all the kind words!

  • @coffeeinthesink Feb 6

    Thanks for listening four times (lol)! Have a great day!

  • @coolparadiso  Feb 6

    Thx for your comment, i see you listened to my mate andrew taylor, great voice eh!

  • @pitt  Feb 5

    Thanks for commenting on my songs! I appreciate the feedback you have given!

  • @gregwere Feb 5

    Yeh I got into alt tuning through Nick Drake, only really tried two tunings, but when I retire I'm going to put some serious time into exploring many others. IT feels like a different instrument with alt tuning as you say very full sound.

  • @mikeb Feb 4

    Thanks for listening to my Week 1 Challenge song! It definitely is a 'work in progress', music written in 10 minutes, and recorded with 1 mic right after - appreciate the suggestions.

  • @porrectus  Feb 4

    Thanks for the listen and comment on Angels and Demons, really appreciate it.

  • @nateger  Feb 4

    Thank you for the kind words on my song! I'm glad you resonated with it 😀

  • @wolfkier Feb 2

    thank you 😀

  • @zuza Feb 1

    Thank you! That's very kind

  • @hummingbear  Jan 24

    Happy FAWMing!