The singer/songwriter, Shawn Atkins is set to take a stand and make and impact on the music scene with his brand of soul-blues-funk around the world. Shawn was born and raised in small town Texas, USA worlds away from anything to do with music besides listening to it… gospel soul blues funk rock and country, he loves it all. By some strange twist of fate Shawn found himself taking a job as a roadie Tony Toni Ton’e and that’s when music began to get serious. Now, after working some years as a roadie traveling the world with some of music business major artist, he’s now set to take on the role as “frontman”, his own solo career and he’s already made the step!
In 2011 Shawn place his first song “it’s a beautiful thing” wake up making love… the upload was to ww.reverbnation.com that was the beginning to the start of his “performing artist” career… Skip to 2015 it’s been an active year for Mr. Atkins with a growing number of on stage performances that include his own live 30 minute show at some of LA’s hot venues for Indie artist Performing at places like The Mint, Skinny’s, Black Rose Tavern, Trip as well as some of the areas hottest open mic nights and jam sessions in Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Long Beach, N. Hollywood and beyond has got the ball rolling… and to top it all off, what better way to wrap the year than with a positive review published in the Dec. 2015 edition of Music Connection the focus on performing great live music is stronger than ever.
Shawn is set to make noise in 2016 with new music, an ep and exciting live shows coming up and your not going to want to miss the experience. Beside the “Becoming Shawn Atkins” showcases, I’ll be opening for other headlining artist around town and on tour, “that’s goal”. He said, I want to give the “live music” lovers a great option when it comes to seeing a vintage style soul singer perform.
The music and story of the man Shawn Atkins will need to be heard and shared, you will feel it. It’s music bringing people together, supporting peace and love throughout the world. We can reach the world with the touch of a screen and you can stay connected with the future and latest developments of one of music’s new and exciting performers activity in the coming calendar year, it looks to be quite interesting.So follow, like, subscribe and most of all share if you would please, this way the room at a Shawn Atkins show will be filled with friends.