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Harrison Swift

Singer/Songwriter/Recording Artist/Performing Artist

 
Origins of a Musician

Most people feel more comfortable when they categorize ‘things’ in their life and we certainly do that with music by using labels such country, rock, blues, etc. I think my music is difficult to fit into any one box… If you must use a label, I guess it would be Texas Southern Blues, Country-Rock.”

The Road Today and the Road Ahead
The journey to recording artist began in earnest when a local event promoter and Cumulus representative, Shon Hodgkinson introduced Harrison to Jeff Teague, President of A&R, LLC in Nashville. Early trips to Nashville were exploratory and relationship building in nature. Jeff proved to possess exceptionally deep character and within short order the relationship grew into mutual trust and a

When a trusted industry pro called to tell me about this young singer/guitar player from Southeast Texas, my interest was immediately piqued because of the well-established musical legacy from that area.  After working and recording with Harrison Swift for a year now, I would place him in the company of a handful of very special young artists whose talent is beyond their years. Keep an eye and ear out for Harrison and join his Republic of Music…”

Harrison left Nashville for Boston where he attended summer classes at Berklee College of Music to primarily hone his vocal skills but continue his greater music education as well. After the summer session ended in Boston and a three day break in Sour Lake, Harrison returned to Nashville in early August to finish the project by laying the final vocals, lead guitar and some rhythm guitar roles.
 
Harrison is currently studying at Texas A&M in College Station, TX, where he serves as a full time student and professional gigging musician.