"…Burchfield's music is soulful. That is the perfect word for it. It doesn't just describe his genre– it describes the heart of the artist himself. He is unwavering in his passion for music, yes, but he is also strategic and intentional about his path, insisting on doing things his way – even if that means it's not necessarily the easy way…"
-Emily McBride - Vinyl Magazine
Folk-soul singer/songwriter Sam Burchfield announces the release of his highly anticipated sophomore EP, Unarmored. The EP combines sounds of southern folk, soul, funk and old school R&B, brought to life by his talented band featuring Atlanta's own Terminus Horns.
Unarmored is a collaboration of various producers recorded in a myriad of studios including Domus Sound in Atlanta, Southern Ground Nashville and Ocean Way Nashville. Burchfield used a variety of studios in order to give each song a unique atmosphere.
Burchfield released his debut EPWhere to Run in 2014 after turning down a golden ticket from American Idol. His EP charted #8 on Billboard's Regional-South Atlantic Heatseeker chart and gained notable attention from industry professionals as well as #1 college music blog GoodMusicAllDay.com.
Burchfield has since grown a loyal regional following, amazing critics and audiences alike. He has shared the stage with notable acts such as St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Ben Rector, Josh Garrels, Emily Hearn and YouTube sensation Noah Guthrie. The Athens based singer/songwriter creates a masterful blend of blues rock, funk and folk, influenced by the likes of Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, Ray LaMontagne and Allen Stone.
Tour dates are available at www.samburchfield.com