Kevin Griffin of Better than Ezra with Graham Colton - 12/8
at City Winery New York City
ABOUT KEVIN GRIFFIN
Kevin Griffin made his professional debut in 1995 as the singer and songwriter for New Orleans-based Better Than Ezra. Their debut record, Deluxe, went double-platinum fueled in part by the success of the #1 Modern Rock track “Good”. The band's follow up record, Friction Baby, went Gold and contained two Top 10 Modern Rock tracks. 2001 brought another Top 10 Hit with the single “Extra Ordinary”, and in 2005, BTE had a Top 10 Hot AC hit with "Juicy".
In 2006, Kevin branched into writing for other artist's and soon scored a #1 hit with Howie Day's "Collide". Most recently, Kevin has written and produced for a variety of artists in Rock, Pop, and Country. In 2010, Kevin had Sugarland's #1 Country hit, "Stuck Like Glue". So far in 2011, Kevin has penned singles for David Cook, James Blunt, Augustana, and Tristan Prettyman. Other cuts include songs written and produced for artists such as Missy Higgins, Train, Blondie, Shinedown, The Rouge, Get Scared, Daniel Powter, Josh Radin, Brendan James, to name a few.
Kevin recently re-located from Los Angeles to Nashville where he continues writing and producing in his newly built studio in the bucolic hills of Franklin, TN.
ABOUT GRAHAM COLTON
Pacific Coast Eyes is an album Graham Colton is not only proud to share with his fans, but also a collection of songs that will stand the test of time. It is most evident at live shows, where Colton’s charisma shines through, providing another avenue for Graham to express his art though his live performances, where packed standing room shows are the norm. Graham is excited to take these songs out on the road, and he will be supporting Pacific Coast Eyes with tour dates all summer and in to the fall. Graham’s time in the public eye hasn’t diminished his passion for what he does, and has only proven that he is a career artist who continues to grow musically with each new release.