With backwoods bathed vocals and bona fide southern swagger, Payton Howie is leading the next generation of redneck women. Branded as the ultimate ‘All American Girl’ by Scenes Media, Howie is gaining nationwide notoriety with features from CMT, Guitar Girl Magazine, The Boot, Country Rebel, Fox News, and more.
Payton unapologetically embodies the untamed tradition that country music was built on, and she’s hellbent on bringing her own grit to the honky tonk. Not many can say they’ve shared the stage with the likes of Carrie Underwood, and Howie is one of even fewer who can say they were handpicked to do so at the age of 5; while other kids were learning how to ride a bike, she was teaching people to expect the unexpected whenever they hear the name Payton Howie
She has multiple songs featured on several of Spotify’s sought after editorial playlists and her debut EP, “Youngblood”, has attained over 1 million streams. The accompanying music video for “Never Go Home” shows off her non-stop party attitude while the “Freedom” music video bleeds red, white, and blue.
Payton has also shared the stage with artists such as Clay Walker, William Clark Green, Ian Munsick, Bret Michaels, Warren Zeiders, Chris Janson, Aaron, Watson, The Band Perry, Billy Ray Cyrus, Hunter Hayes, Walker County, Josh Ward, Chayce Beckham, Honey County, and more.Having just released her newest single, “Keep Her Breathing”, Payton Howie is prepared to scorch country music with a brand that’s hers alone.
Winston Cook is an American singer-songwriter drawing from the influences of alternative, rock, indie, and folk genres. Starting off as a classically-trained musician in his formative years, Winston eventually turned to the guitar and began developing his craft of songwriting.
His lyrics strive for emotional depth and clever poeticism, while the full band arrangements uphold the climactic, melodic, and symphonic qualities that he learned about in his early years as a musician. From the classical music upbringing to his eclectic mix of influences, Winston Cook’s music is sure to surprise in every way from delicate moods of intimacy to powerhouse-level vocal performances.