Jamie Porter

  • Jamie Porter Band

'I really like guitars that have that worn in feel, and the 'distressed' Thomas Blug V6MR model felt like I had been playing it for years. Add to that the superb stability and play-ability makes it a go to favourite live and in the studio."

About Jamie Porter

Jamie Porter is a musician and singer songwriter from the UK who writes and performs his own music with his band, described as 'a unique mix of country, rock and blues'.

Jamie has played in bands since high school as singer/guitarists, guitarists and bassist, playing both covers and originals in bands of varying styles of country to classic rock.

Gaining plenty of live experience of pub/club gigs and festivals,  he has also worked on a number of recording projects, and has experience of performing live on the radio.
 
In 2012 he decided to focus on his own material and style, putting aside his teaching and band work. Writing a number of songs of which he recorded 10 songs over 2012/13, in a local studio, self releasing 2 EP’s on his website in 2014 via bandcamp.

'Restless Soul' EP - January 2014.
'A Better Day' EP - July 2014

Gaining airplay on some local radio stations in 2014 with the song ‘Touch the Sky’, he began rehearsals with a number of musicians to take the music out live.    
Early 2015 saw a single track release with 'Save Me'  which  gained radio play on independent radio shows across the UK. and a number of live shows with the band throughout the year at local festivals and events.  


2016 has seen the release of new singles with an album release in the pipeline in 2017.

2016 singles;
February: 'Can't Stop Loving You'
May: 'Sound of the Summer'
August: 'A Girl Like You'
October: 'Lay It On Me'
  
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All songs are available to stream/buy on this website or from your favourite download site.

Jamie is a big fan of ther Vintage V6MRTBG Thomas Blug model.