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firstname.lastname@example.org | Boston, MA
“Hutson’s vocal commands a power like few other male singers I have come across. “Powerhouse” has typically been a term I reserved and only used in context of female blues/soul singers, but man does Alec’s voice deserve the moniker. His range and tone is gorgeous and forceful in the same breath. There is an unbridled […]
Charming indie folk newcomers Alec Hutson Trio have a delightful sound that’s as intricate as it is interesting. The trio has been at work on their debut album for some time now, and their blend of soul, funk, folk and elements of rock has won them plaudits in their hometown. We’re excited to premiere the […]
“Alec Hutson has one of those voices. It’s arresting, it surprises, it captures your attention when you first hear it and grips you to continue listening.”
After a year in the studio, the Alec Hutson Trio has finally unveiled its debut album, Thunder and Lightning. A potent mixture of rock, soul, and folk, their music is set to entrance your mind and move your feet. Front man and songwriter Alec Hutson, a Boston native and child of Soviet immigrants, brings captivating indie-folk melodies and lyrics that are intricate while staying authentic and accessible. The rest of the trio, coming from a soul-funk background, help to transform the final product into a distinctly unique sound that virtually anyone can get down to.
Recommended tracks: Natalie, Silky, Thunder and Lightning.
Hutson has performed at:
-Great Scott, Allston MA
-Club Passim, Cambridge MA
-The Middle East Upstairs, Cambridge MA
-Lizard Lounge, Cambridge MA
-Club Bonafide, NYC
-The Spot Underground, Providence RI
-Majestic Theater (Emerson), Boston MA
-Brandeis University, UMass Amherst, Mt. Holyoke, Smith College
Hutson’s music has been featured on:
Thunder and Lightning starts with an argument and ends with the Apocalypse.
In times of uncertainty, I find solace in thoughtful, intriguing music that puts to words the experiences I’m going through. Stress over work or finances, troubled relationships, changes in routine, or even that unexplainable feeling of self-doubt; somehow all of these things feel more manageable if you know that someone else has been through it already and understands what you are going through.