Saturday, November 4, 2017
The Bowery Presents South: Will Payne Harrison & Steven Dunn at Gasa Gasa
Tickets ON-SALE this Friday 7/21 @ 11AM CST
WILL PAYNE HARRISON
Nashville based Roots and Americana artist Will Payne Harrison’s new album, East Nashville Blues, is ten tracks of Roots, Folk, Bluegrass and Americana calling to mind the likes Willie Nelson (with tracks such as High As Willie), Merle Haggard, and John Prine. Recorded in East Nashville at Magnolia Sons Studios, East Nashville Blues was produced by Peter Jacobs and Will Payne Harrison with a cast of East Nashville Americana/Bluegrass heavyweights.
Since moving from Louisiana to Nashville, Harrison has toured the South and East Coast, performed at festivals, made radio appearances, hosted songwriter’s nights and even co-wrote a song landing in the feature film Black Beauty starring Luke Perry. Will Payne Harrison’s first single from Louisiana Summer, “Clarity” was featured as a Daily Discovery at American Songwriter. Since its May release, East Nashville Blues reached the top 200 in the Americana radio charts.
With «Intimate and intricate...» music, Steven Dunn solidified himself as a «Fixture around Indiana University's indie rock scene» early on in his career. Moving from his home state to Nashville, Steven has been featured on radio, television, and live performances across the United States. Following up his debut album, Indianola, Dunn tracked a four part record series with producer and engineer Rich Morpurgo [Stevie Ray Vaughn, REM, John Mellencamp]. With «soulful lyrics» and “raw, haunting vocals”, his «melodious and mellifluous..» tunes range from Americana to Blues to ambient Garage Rock. Simply put, «Steven's music is a worthy listen!» — Glen Furr — WGRE