Morgan Bain is a multi-award winning songwriter, performer and vocalist.
Winner of West Australian Music Industry (WAM) Song of the Year awards in 2011, 2012 and 2014 (2) along with winning a WAMi for "2013 Blues and Roots Act of the Year". He also reached final status in the International Songwriting Competition (US) in 2012 and 2014 and Unsigned Only (US). Morgan was nationally selected as 1 of 3 songwriters in the Telstra Road To Discovery. The accolades continue with him winning the SingerUniverse 2014 “Best Vocalist of the Month” in California (US) and making it to Finals in the 2014 John Lennon Songwriting Competition (US). Read More...
WHY DON’T YOU STAY is the new single by soul tunesmith Morgan Bain premièred by themusic.com today around Australia. http://themusic.com.au/video/all/2015/03/31/premiere-morgan-bain-why-dont-you-stay/
The unveiling of the video continues whats been a big few weeks for the Perth muso having just opened main stage at the West Coast Blues’N'Roots Festival and recently winning his third WAM Song of the Year Award.
Bain and his band are heading off to perform a stack of shows around the country in April/May kicking things off with a launch party at Indi Bar on Friday April 17 and finishing up at the Sydney Blues & Roots Festival on May 16. All details for venues/dates are on the website and facebook!
Morgan Bain & his Band have been added to the line up of West Coast Blues’N'Roots Festival on March 29th and will share the main stage with the likes of Kim Churchill, Charles Bradley & his Extraordinaires, Xavier Rudd & The United Nations, Paul Kelly & The Merri Soul Sessions, David Gray, Paolo Nutini and John Butler Trio!!
Get your tickets here http://blissneso.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/west-coast-blues-n-roots-festival-2015/74213 and be there early!
MORGAN BAIN & THE SWOOP head to NSW in January 2015 to play some shows in Sydney, Newcastle, Central Coast and headline WIDGEFEST in Jugiong.
Get along to a show if you’re in the area and experience what West Aussies can’t get enough of.
21st Jan – Frankies Pizza By The Slice – Sydney
22nd Jan – Django Bar – Marrickville
23rd Jan – Stag & Hunter – Mayfield
25th Jan – WIDGEFEST – Jugiong
26th Jan – Beaches (1.30pm) – Thirroul
26th Jan – Townie (10pm) – Newtown
Having had numerous sold out shows this year at the same venue,
it’s totally appropriate that multi-award winner MORGAN BAIN & THE SWOOP
headline NEW YEARS EVE at INDI BAR, SCARBOROUGH to cap off an amazing year and bring in 2015!
BAIN and his new band (THE SWOOP) will be joined by rock n’ soul stalwarts BOOM! BAP! POW!
who’ll have the dance floor pumping,along with popular indie/folk/roots outfit WANDERLUST
and the ever impressive RICKY GREEN.
Add to this Telstra Road to Discovery Winner singer-songwriter TEISCHA who’ll kick off the night,
and it’ll be an awesome way to bring in the New Year!
Doors open at 8pm.
Upon his return to WA from his first International tour, Morgan Bain will be showcasing his music with full band at The Rosemount Hotel, North Perth on Friday October 17.
Special guests on the night are rock n soul stalwarts Boom! Bap! Pow! and popular indie/rock band Tired Lion.
You can get your presale tickets at http://rosemounthotel.com.au/event/morgan-bain/ and if you secure yours early there’s a discounted first release. Come and welcome Morgan Bain back to Australia in what will be his only Perth show in October and don’t miss this line up of some of WA’s best talent!
You can find our music on iTunes or preferably on Bandcamp where you can purchase both digital and physical copies.
Links are below…