Brian Elmquist

For fans of:Kris Kristofferson, Ryan Adams, Zach Williams and the Bellow, The Civil Wars
Brooklyn songwriter Brian Elmquist is set to release his latest EP KRIS in July 2012. Inspired by legendary country songwriter Kris Kristofferson, KRIS represents an exploration of the genre that has shaped Elmquist’s writing throughout his career. This sampler, with tracks from KRIS as well as Noisetrade exclusive "Lady on the Wind", makes evident Elmquist’s deep southern roots and value of making music with a community of great friends, including: Becky Elmquist, Brian Griffin, Matt Knapp, Ben Mars, Brian T. Murphy, Chris Q. Murphy, Melanie Penn, Kanene Pipkin and Zach Williams. Produced and recorded by Brian T. Murphy. Mixed and Mastered by Jeremy Griffith. Recorded live in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, with Manhattan as its backdrop, KRIS is a Brooklyn ode to country music.