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COREY HARPER premieres new track “Favorite Part of Loving You” + On Tour Now

Hailing from Portland, 21-year-old American singer/songwriter Corey Harper premieres his new track “Favorite Part of Loving You” today. CLICK HERE to listen. Harper has crafted his own distinct style from the influences of his childhood. His parents raised him on a steady diet of 60s/70s rock and soul music as well as some of the great new singer / songwriters. He cites artists such as John Mayer, Ben Howard, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bob Dylan, and B.B. King as major influences.

In my mind, i think this song is a way of being able to grasp the idea of moving on without a bitter taste in my mouth, and heal the wounds that were left, ironically with the flashbacks of reciprocal feelings that person gave you during the lovely moments. The song re-paints the darker canvas of an era in my life with brighter colors to look back on, and carry through into a new one. – Corey Harper

Corey studied music and literature history classes in Eugene, Oregon shortly before dropping out to pursue his career in music in Los Angeles, California. Settling in Venice Beach – an epicenter for artists, surfers and poets alike – Corey tapped into the inspiration around him to not only create his upcoming debut EP but also a collective called Winston House. In many ways, Winston House began as just a house. But over the past few years, talented people from all over the world have come through to hang out and create together. By creating and being an integral part of this community of dreamers and artists, Corey was able to hit the road with his music opening up for American soul musician Allen Stone as well as Justin Bieber. The latter asked Corey to open for him on the Purpose Tour’s Pacific Northwest dates after seeing him play at Winston House in Venice, CA.

Stay tuned for the latest from Corey Harper and for more info, please visit www.coreyharpermusic.com.

TOUR DATES
April 13                 New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
April 14                 Alexandria, VA @ The Birchmere
April 17                 Columbus, OH @ Rumba Café
April 18                 Buffalo, NY @ Buffalo Iron Works
April 19                 Boston, MA @ Red Room at Cafe 939
April 21                 Chicago, IL @ Schuba Tavern
May 24                 Portland @ Mississippi Studios
May 26                 Gorge, WA @ Sasquatch Festival
May 27                 Napa, CA @ BottleRock Festival
May 31                 Atlanta, GA @ Tour de Fat Festival
June 1                   Oxford, MS @ Proud Larry’s
June 2                   Lexington, KY @ The Burl
June 4                   Charleston, SC @ The Pour House
June 6                   St Petersburg, FL @ Tour de Fat Festival
June 8                   Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Festival
June 9                   Jackson, MS @ Duling Hall
June 10                 Dallas, TX @ The Rustic
June 11                 New Orleans, LA @ Tour de Fat Festival
Sept 8                    Dana Pt., CA @ Ohana Festival

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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