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EUROPEAN TOURS AND SELECT U.S. DATES ANNOUNCED FOR SPRING AND SUMMER

Spring is here, and though on a semi-hiatus, JP and his gang will be out on the road for select festivals and limited US appearances, including Smoky Mtn Chopperfest (May 27-28), Red Wing Roots music festival (July 8-10), and the West Coast Country Music Festival (Aug 12-14). Stay tuned for more details! Two European toursContinue Reading

JP HARRIS, WILDWOOD REVIVAL, AND THE AMA PRESENT “ENSEMBLE DANS CE BATEAU” APRIL 10TH

  Join JP Harris, the folks behind acclaimed boutique music and cultural festival Wildwood Revival, and The Americana Music Association on Sunday, April 10th for “Ensemble Dans Ce Bateau,” an evening of authentic Cajun music and food hosted at The Cordelle in Nashville, Tennessee. Ensemble boasts a Louisiana hand-harvested menu and musical collaborations between renowned Cajun musicians and Nashville’s finest players and singers.Continue Reading

SELECT SPRING SHOWS, SPECIAL APPEARANCES, AND SUMMER FESTIVALS ANNOUNCED!

Though intentionally scheduling a light year (the first in many), JP Harris will be making some select US appearances over the spring and summer, both with his full backing band and a few special side projects. March includes a quick jaunt to Knoxville TN (3/4), and a very special writer’s round with pal Chance McCoy (ofContinue Reading

ACTION-PACKED FEBRUARY COMING UP!!!

February is a busy month for JP Harris, starting with a rare full-band Nashville show at the newly-reopened 12th & Porter, sharing the bill with The Howlin’ Brothers and the legendary Chuck Mead! On Saturday, Feb. 13th JP will be at The Whitehorse in Austin TX in preparation for the 3rd Annual Ameripolitan Awards, sharing theContinue Reading

SPECIAL JANUARY RESIDENCY AND MUSIC CITY ROOTS W/ CHANCE McCOY ANNOUNCED!

January will be a busy month for JP Harris at home in Nashville, but not in the ordinary sense. JP has assembled three unique residency nights at the new Basement East, each to be a rare gathering of musicians in their own right. From a night exclusively of duets with local female counterparts, to a slightly tongue-in-cheekContinue Reading

JP HARRIS NOMINATED FOR AMERIPOLITAN MUSIC AWARDS A THIRD YEAR RUNNING!

It is with great pleasure that we announce JP Harris’ nomination for the 2016 Ameripolitan Music Awards! Founded by Honky Tonk traditionalist Dale Watson as an alternative to the commercial country music awards that fail to recognize the large undercurrent of roots music, the awards will take place on February 16th at The Paramount TheaterContinue Reading

LAST BIG RUN OF THE YEAR BEGINS JULY 15TH!!!

After three nearly-solid months on the road, around the US and the world, JP Harris and The Tough Choices are gearing up for one last big haul before touring becomes limited through the rest of 2015 and early 2016. Stops along the way include WDVX’s Tennessee Shines, Wildwood Revival’s Newport Folk Festival Showcase, Tweed River MusicContinue Reading

WEST COAST TOUR STARTS JUNE 9TH!!!

After a hard-travelling and wildly successful 37-shows-in-41-days in Europe, the UK, and Ireland, JP Harris and The Tough Choices are getting right back on the road and heading west! With 20 upcoming dates spread over Utah, Oregon, Washington, California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas, it’ll be hard to miss the the guy Rolling Stone says “isContinue Reading