Heather Heather is an emerging Singer-Songwriter. With much excitement about the upcoming new music in 2020, Heather Heather fans are raving about the few originals that were newly played acoustically throughout the tri-state area. With Heather’s vocal range and style, these tunes proves to be a master piece of originality, style, emotions, and catchy songs that everyone will be singing for years. A nice blend of Blues, Classic Rock, Funk, and Soul.
The development of her unique vocal style is the result of a lifetime of musical influence. Growing up in a talented musical family meant that Heather was always surrounded by different forms of music. Heather's grandmother taught her how to sing and made her do vocal warm ups every day as a child. Her Uncle Jeff was her biggest influence who played every instrument and always encouraged and helped her along the musical journey. He got Heather listening to the classics and different genres of music from a young age which influenced her vocal development.
Heather graduated from East Stroudsburg University with a degree in acting/directing and a minor in vocal performance. She performed in many professional theatrical productions. After graduation, her music career changed and she was hired as the lead singer of the cover band Seven. Once Heather hit the stage and was free to perform as she wished, she never went back to theatre again.
Heather had many other opportunities. She sang for weddings, charities, and private parties. She performed with the Elvis Tribute Band (played at the BB King Theater in New York City), and the original band Fairhill Drive (Head Liner at World Café Live in Philadelphia). Heather has opened for John Waite, Sam & Ruby (2013 Grammy Performer with Jack White), artist Lyndsey Highlander, Sophie B. Hawkins, the legendary Eddie Money, John Eddie,Tyler Farr, Caanan Smith, Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, Drake White and the Big Fire,JT Hodges, Country Legend Tanya Tucker, and many other artists.
After five years of playing in a cover band. Heather had the urge to do more with her music. Heather started writing original tunes and learning new covers and well the rest is history.
Currently, Heather resides in Nashville, TN. Playing acoustic gigs with her husband Derek Crider throughout the country. New music is in the works for 2020.