Born in Austin, Texas and raised in the Central Texas Hill Country, Denny Herrin can't help but express his small town roots through his music. Denny’s earliest introduction to music and country western dancehalls is credited to his parent’s love of the genre and honky-tonk atmosphere. In fact, his parents met in a dance hall and have passed down their passion for music to Denny. At a young age, Denny was exposed to an array of musical talent and genres ranging from pop, country, blues, rock, celtic and bluegrass.
His admiration and appreciation for fellow artists and musicians, past and present, is what drives Denny to expand on his talent. He aspires to be an influential member of the music community just as those who have inspired him. Motivated by the desire to connect with fans on every level Denny is in constant motion!
Taking life experiences and meshing them with his country upbringing, Denny writes songs that can be felt deep in the heart and soul. He has a powerful commanding voice and is inspired by a mix of artists like Elvis Presley, Steve Earle, Joe Cocker and the Band. You can catch Denny in an acoustic setting with just his guitar or catch his full band at your favorite honky-tonk, dancehall, rodeo or festival.
Denny’s sound is well defined. He creates a natural, yet powerful blend by combining his Rock and Roll / Americana roots with his deep ties to Texas and classic country. He is not afraid to challenge his abilities by learning new material and sharpening his song writing skills. Denny's unmistakable voice and jovial personality really connects with the crowd. He has the ability to create an intimate, acoustic atmosphere that reaches listeners on a personal level and can rev up a crowd with the full band. You may even catch him on the dance floor between sets, two stepping, waltzing or line dancing with fans!
Denny has found his voice as an artist and is steadily gaining popularity with his ability to connect with fans and musicians alike while moving the crowd through his innovative musical performance and style.