"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus
acoustic folk rock
Member since: 2007-07-04 Home: Austin, TX, US Frequently Tours: Anywhere we can # of Members: 2 Sound Equipment: Available if needed Main Instrument: Vocals, acoustic guitar, percussion Other Instruments: mandolin,fiddle,guitar Genre: Folk; Americana; singer-songwriter Style: Varied Content: Mainstream Rating: G - PG
“Ray of Hope is a collection of 11 great songs that are provocative, wistful and heartfelt and funny in that Jim Patton way of making you feel like you're sitting at the bar and having a beer together. "Finally Let You Go" and "Thornton Ave" just blow me away.” -Michael Fracasso
“Charles Dickens for the 21st Century..”
--Bob Mackenzie, SoundBytes
Austin's Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus have played in bands and sung together for over 30 years. They have made 3 highly acclaimed acoustic albums, with the fourth scheduled for a summer 2016 release. They tour up to four times a year, often between Texas and Maryland, their former home. They've played three official showcases at Folk Alliance, and Patton has been a three time Regional winner in the New Folk Competition at the Kerrville Folk Festival. Patton & Brokus tour as a duo, but often play a...