Todd Barrow is making a name for himself as a country artist to watch. The Texas singer-songwriter has racked up more than a few accolades, from a PRSA Award of Excellence, an Akademia Award for Best Country Album, and an artist spotlight in Alternative Roots Magazine, American Pride Magazine and AVA Radio. He has appeared on television shows including Good Morning Texas with Jerry Matheny and Texas Music Café on PBS. He’s even shared the stage and studio with some of country music’s heaviest hitters, from CMA musicians in Miranda Lambert’s band to Fort Worth Producer of the Year Bart Rose. But it’s more than just Todd’s success to date that makes him such a compelling country artist. What’s most readily apparent in Todd Barrow’s music is his heart.
Where are you based?
How long have you been making music?
I started at an early age creating music. Most of my life you could say.
What genre would you consider your music to be?
Country/Americana/Neon-Traditional Country/Outlaw Country
What inspired you to pursue a career in music?
I grew up in a musical family. It’s in my blood after growing up around singers, musicians and songwriters!
What are your biggest musical influences?
Hank Williams, Merle Haggard, George Jones, Joe Nichols, George Strait
Are you signed to a label or are you an independent artist?
Country Indie Artist
What have been the biggest challenges in your music career?
Learning how to navigate in today’s music industry. Many things have changed in the 21st century. Creating projects that really stand out with my own signature sound.
How many songs or albums have you released to date?
I’ve released 12 singles and 2 albums
Can you tell us a few things about your latest release?
My new country release, “Girl Like You” is a relevant song. Speaks of the struggles we all face today with a romantic twist. A fun, Upbeat tune that will make your heart smile
Any plans for new music or upcoming projects we should know about?
I’m working on a new country song that I’m really excited to get out there. I’ll soon be headed to the recording studio.