I am a Rock songwriter and San Francisco native. I began playing in June 1972 in Falls Church, Virginia, and my first bands were there: Mobius (1978-1980), Gallows Pole (1980) & RPM (1981-1982).
I have performed and recorded extensively, and have released my music since 1988. Download my music here or email email@example.com for CD orders.
Phil Hurd: Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Harmonica.
Original Sound Recordings Copyright 2020 PHIL HURD
I began performing crossdressed in 1992. I have received local, national and international airplay, press and awards for my music. I have performed frequently in Austin, Texas and was a member/founder of the following bands: Bad Connection (1983-1984), Tumbling Dice (1984-1988 & 2011-2013), The American Dogs (1985-1986), The Elmores (1986), The Deadbeats (1988-1994), The Brainbell Janglers (1991), Heather (1992-present), The Blood Of Keith (1996-1998), The Skinny Jims (1998-1999 & 2010) & Non-Essential Personnel (2002-2011).
I performed and recorded internationally with Germany's Borrowed Tunes and Broken Radio. I toured in Europe in 2001 and 2005, and was featured on Borrowed Tunes' 1999 CD, Local Flavor, and on Broken Radio's 2010 High Fidelity CD. Two of my tunes, Lookin' For Answers & So Fed Up were featured in the soundtrack of the 2006 Texas film, El Segundo. I was featured in Sue Donahoe's book about Austin music, Never Heard Of 'Em.
I began performing in April 1979.
The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, The Who, Eric Clapton, etc..
Guitars by Ampeg, Epiphone, Fender, Gibson, Squier, etc.. Amps by Ampeg, Fender, Marshall, Music Man. Effects by Digitech, Vox, etc.. Since January 1988, I have recorded exclusively using my digital and analog TASCAM Portastudios.
CDs: Heather (February 2014), Heathersexy (May 2017).
SoundClick albums: Heather (January 2019).
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