MP3 Phil Norman - Collision
Songwriter pop/rock, polished and tight. Think perhaps of Paul Simon with ADHD.
23 MP3 Songs
ROCK: Acoustic, FOLK: Power-folk
"It''s still refreshing in this age of lazy, post-punk nihilism to find a voice so open, honest, and earnest. Whether he''s relating a secret to a new friend, or telling an old girlfriend to beat it, he never goes for the ultra-hip, ''let-me-mess-with-your-mind'' approach, opting instead for a very direct, very heartfelt delivery... a passionate new performer."
Performing Songwriter Magazine
If By Yes TOP 12 D.I.Y. Pick, Sept/Oct 1998
"Phil Norman has no problem keeping your attention. His voice is perfect for the folk realm, rich and intertwined with his companion, his guitar."
Alex Steininger, https://www.tradebit.com
"He beats up on his guitar and sings an emotional set. The packed house is especially quiet, then the applause erupts."
Chris Henson, Roanoke Times
"He steps up to the mic with his fireball of energy and demands to be heard... a new, welcome voice."
Jane Gabrielle, Big Lick Music Productions
"Norman takes his honest, emotional songwriting style and erects it in the sidewalk, squarely in your path. [He] doesn''t just wear his heart on his sleeve, he reaches out and wipes it on yours... when Phil Norman sings, people will listen."
"His voice is as smooth as molasses, and his all-original songs make you say, ''Yeah, that''s me'' with lyrics that everyone relates to. YES, HE''S THE NEXT