Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors
|Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors|
|Birth name||Hampton Andrew Holcomb, Jr.|
|Born||May 13, 1982|
|Origin||Memphis, Tennessee and East Nashville, Tennessee|
|Genres||Alternative and Rock|
|Occupation(s)||Singer and Songwriter.|
|Associated acts||Susan Tedeschi, Ryan Adams, Los Lobos, Jon McLaughlin, The Avett Brothers, Robert Earl Keen, Marc Broussard, Dave Barnes, Ben Rector, and Matt Hires|
Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors is an American rock band, led by singer/songwriter Hampton Andrew "Drew" Holcomb, Jr.. (born May 13, 1982) The band is based in East Nashville, Tennessee and also includes Holcomb's wife Ellie.
Holcomb has gained most of his following with a heavy touring schedule, headlining regionally in the Southeast, and opening for national acts such as Susan Tedeschi, Ryan Adams, Los Lobos, Jon McLaughlin, The Avett Brothers, Robert Earl Keen, Marc Broussard, Dave Barnes, and Matt Hires.
Holcomb was featured on Paste Magazine 's November 2009 Sampler CD. In the fall of 2009, Holcomb appearred alongside Pat Green, Billy Joe Shaver, and Darryl Worley on the TV show Legends and Lyrics.
Drew and his wife Ellie are both involved in Nashville YoungLife and have played at various YoungLife camp locations across the United States during the summer sessions. They are expecting their first child, a daughter on November 7 in 2012.
Holcomb's song "Live Forever", released in 2009, was prominently featured in a commercial preview of the NBA's 2011-12 season. It was also used in promos for the series finale of House M.D. In January 2013, his song, "What Would I do Without You", released in 2013 was featured on "How I Met Your Mother" in season 8, episode 14, titled "Ring Up!"
Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors released their fourth album Good Light on February 19, 2013 on Good Time Records. The album features twelve songs, including the popular single "Tennessee", and was released following Holcomb's 30th birthday and the birth of his first child, daughter Emmylou. The band continues to tour, including a performance at Bonnaroo in June 2013.
|Title||Details||Peak chart positions|
|US||US Folk||US Rock||US Heat||US Indie|
|Washed in Blue||
|Live from Memphis||
|A Neighborly Christmas||
|A Million Miles Away||
|Through the Night: Live in the Studio||
|"—" denotes releases that did not chart|
|2011||"Fire and Dynamite"||Aaron Greenberg|
|2013||"Good Light"||David Poag|
|"The Wine We Drink"||Konrad Czysrowski|
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- "Billboard 200". Billboard. February 26, 2011. Retrieved 20 February 2011.
- "Folk Albums | Billboard.com". Retrieved 15 March 2011.
- "CMT : Videos : Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors: Fire and Dynamite". Country Music Television. Retrieved 15 March 2011.
- "CMT : Videos : Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors: Good Light". Country Music Television. Retrieved February 12, 2013.
- "CMT : Videos : Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors: The Wine We Drink". Country Music Television. Retrieved September 14, 2013.