Bobby Harlow produced the album. Her younger sister, , is a fellow blues and singer-songwriter, recording for. Proceeds benefit the Blue Star Connection. After turning 18, she often joined in with the singers and bands who were performing at Knuckleheads. She first performed solo in a singer-songwriter vein, before forming her own band in 2014.
The album was recorded in Detroit and was recorded with members of the band. The following year she released her debut album, Down in the Dirt, on VizzTone Records, for which she was honored with the Sean Costello Rising Star Award from Blues Blast magazine. The latter previously played as part of. Amanda Fish Born , United States Genres Occupation s Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist Instruments Bass guitar, piano, guitar, mandolin, vocals Years active 2012—present Labels VizzTone Records Website Amanda Fish is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Samantha Fish Background information Born 1989-01-30 30 January 1989 age 30 , United States Genres , Occupation s Singer-songwriter, guitarist Instruments Guitar, vocals Years active 2009—present Labels Website Samantha Fish born 30 January 1989 is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Initially hearing recordings of and , they later heard music from and. Samantha Fish is a force to be reckoned with.
Their original inspiration came from their parents; their mother was the instructor in the local church choir, and their father played his guitar with friends. The album won the 2012 for Best New Artist. The three guitarists then toured on the Ruf Records 2011 Blues Caravan in the U. At the 40th , it was named the Best Emerging Artist Album. Archived from on June 20, 2015. Fish and her band reached the semi finals of the 2017. Fish toured with her band, before returning to the recording studio to produce her sophomore album, Free, which was released in her own name in September 2018.
The album was recorded in four studios, and in , Zebra Ranch in , and Blade Studios in. She blends polished guitar work and engaging vocals that cross genres from Blues to Rock to Country. Mike Zito's bandmates from his group , Yonrico Scott and Charlie Wooton, were brought in to assist in the session recordings. The album was recorded in Dockside Studios, in. In 2011, Fish recorded Runaway with the help of her mentor. Fish wrote all the material, although four of the songs were co-written with McDonnell. Her 2018 album, Free, debuted at number 6 in the.
The album included contributions from her fellow Vizztone label mates, Tyler Morris and. Blues Music Magazine 3 : 10. The sisters were both drawn towards blues music in their teenage years. The Healers occasionally perform together as their schedule permits. She co-wrote five other songs with Jim McCormick in. Ruf Records put together a record with Fish and two other female blues artists, and , titled Girls with Guitars.
The new album is more than her earlier. Other musicians on the record are drums , Lightnin' Malcolm guitar , drums , Dominic Davis bass , Shontelle Norman-Beatty background vocals , and Risse Norman background vocals. In 2018, Fish appeared at the. She delivered a stand-out performance on the Main Stage which many consider to be a highlight from the 2016 Festival. At the 40th , it was named the Best Emerging Artist Album.
The live album attracted the attention of a talent company, who recommended her to. . Fish frequently went to the to hear touring Blues artists. On Down in the Dirt, her band consisted of Amanda Fish vocals, guitar , Sean McDonnell vocals, guitar , Cole Dillingham vocals, guitar, bass and Kristopher Schenbelen drums. Free debuted at number 6 in the. The same year, Fish was featured on the Homegrown Buzz Showcase on radio station.
However, Amanda did not commence writing or performing until 2012. Her guitar riffs are like flint on steel and her vocals go down smooth like a fine shot of whiskey. Fish started out playing drums, but when she was 15 she switched to the guitar. . . .