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Chris Whitmer

Rank #2 US Middleburg, PA Singer Songwriter / Americana / Original A...

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Sounds Like: Uncle Tupelo, Tom Waits, Marah, and Edgar Allan Poe, all inspired me, but I don't sound like them...

Label: LivingRuin Records

Manager: Bumfit Music (aka the guy in the videos)

Bio: Kick-ass originals that reek of truth, lyricism, intelligence, and rock-n-roll. Being "quite a cult figure among singer/songwriters" as Dave Blackledge of PA Musician once put it, Whitmer crafts songs of love and despair, hope and misery, and darkness and light. With rudimentary guitar chords and... See Full Bio

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"Quite a cult figure among singer/songwriters"
— Dave Blackledge, PA Musician
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from a dream...
Apr 18, 2014
The true color of water is ocean blue, not the surface emerald green. Always loo... [more]
everybody sing...
Mar 1, 2014
If you never knew nothing, know this... (everybody sing) The Ravens Of The Past ... [more]
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  • 2014

    Jul 30

    Buffalo, NY, US | 8:00pm
    Allen Street Hardware
    Buffalo, NY, US
    Wed Jul 30 8:00pm


    Kicking off Buffalo Infringement with Chris Whitmer at ALLEN STREET HARDWARE - Playing 11pm til Midnight! Whoohoo!

  • 2014

    Feb 22

    New Cumberland, PA, US | 8:00pm
    New Cumberland, PA, US
    Sat Feb 22 8:00pm


    Join in for an evening of music at The Garlic Poet, part of the Millenium Music Conference!

  • 2013

    Aug 24

    Harrisburg, PA, US | 9:00pm
    Raise the Roof!
    Harrisburg, PA, US
    Sat Aug 24, 2013 9:00pm


    Fundraiser w/great music for a great cause! A fundraising event for the By Grace Transitional Home in Middleburg, scheduled to open in December. A 5.00 suggested donation gets you a car show, food, a chinese auction and assorted other cool activities, including 5 hours of live music, featuring Erin Condo McCracken, Hannah Bingman, Eli T. Hawk, DuckDuck Goose, and myself. Save the date, and come on down. Live music starts at 11:am

  • 2013

    Aug 24

    Selinsgrove, PA, US | 9:00am
    Kid's Grove
    Selinsgrove, PA, US
    Sat Aug 24, 2013 9:00am


    "Raise The Roof" is a fundraising event for the By Grace Transitional Home opening this December in Middleburg Pa. An all day family event, the fun starts at 9:am, featuring a car show, a chinese auction, food, and 5 five hours of live music starting at 11:am! Guests include Erin Condo, Hannah Bingman, Eli T. Hawk, Duck Duck Goose, and myself. All proceeds will go towards construction and renovation costs.

  • 2013

    May 11

    Trenton, NJ, US | 12:00pm
    In The Park
    Trenton, NJ, US
    Sat May 11, 2013 12:00pm


    I'll be playing the Mother Nature Festival with Eli T. Hawk, and some fine other musicians as well. Music goes from noon to 4:pm - rain or shine. Come on out and support the good Mother...

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  • Fricknadorable (Artist) Fricknadorable
    We have similar interests... let me know if you want to record sometime. pepperheadstudios.com
  • BadgerStatic (Artist) BadgerStatic
    Creative work and sound. We wish you much success! http://www.facebook.com/Badgerstatic
  • Sam Pearce Music (Artist) Sam Pearce Music
    Great music here, keep up the good work! Sam
  • Karen Davis (Artist) Karen Davis
    Great writing - very honest and poetic. reminds me of Neil Young, Leonard Cohen and Paul Westerberg. Delightful.
  • Bob Craig (Artist) Bob Craig
    Hey Chris, I listened to not all but some of what you got here, I really like what I heard. Good style. -Bob Craig
  • Breed Infection (Artist) Breed Infection
    Greetings from IRAN
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