From Michael Barrow & The Tourists
Provo, UT based Folk/Rock group Michael Barrow & The Tourists released their debut album, Juneau, on May 12, 2017. The album was mixed and mastered by Chicago native Brian Zieske, who produced the breakthrough records for both The Hush Sound and The Academy Is... in the early 2000's.
The band has sold out local venues, most notably the acclaimed Velour Live Music Gallery, where bands like The Aces, Imagine Dragons, The Moth & The Flame, and Neon Trees got their start. Michael Barrow & The Tourists have been praised for their soulful lead vocals, smooth electric guitar solos, and tight live performance. This year the band has opened for notable acts like John Allred, Ben Rector, and country artists Hunter Hayes and Little Big Town.
Music from Juneau is making a splash on the Indie Music circuit. Tracks from the album have already been featured extensively by alexrainbirdMusic, Music-Existence, EarToTheGround Music, Indie Feed, Wave of Good Noise, Ame Music, and Indiemono.
The group consists of Michael Barrow (Lead Vocals, Guitar), Trevor Harmon (Lead Guitar), Alessandro Improta (Bass), Reed Perkins (Drums), and Zach Collier (Keys).