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Filmore Releases Acoustic Spin Of Single ‘Slower’

A 'slower' renditon of Filmore's single has arrived!

Written by Jeremy Chua
Filmore Releases Acoustic Spin Of Single ‘Slower’
Filmore; Photo Credit: Dusty Barker

Rising country singer Filmore has released an acoustic version of his current and debut single “Slower.” The uptempo finger-snapping song has already been lauded as “the song of the summer” by NBC’s TODAY

Although Filmore only signed to Curb Records this year, the singer has been having massive success in the streaming world. To date, “Slower,” for example, has amassed over a whopping 26 million on-demand streams-and-climbing. He also made his Grand Ole Opry debut earlier in June this year.

Growing up, the Wildwood, Missouri, native was exposed to an eclectic mix of music across all genres.

“I grew up listening to all types of music – my parents music, the internet, and the radio stations in my hometown. From high school to college and then Nashville, my music influences just kept growing, and continue to,” shares Filmore. “I found my musical sound by being completely true to myself. The motto I’ve built my career and music upon is ‘anything but typical.’ I’ve been in Nashville seven years, and in the last couple it feels like I’ve hit a groove musically and on the road.”

Filmore; Cover art courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media
Filmore; Cover art courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media

His single was also co-written by Filmore himself, with Steven Dale Jones and Justini Ebach. This acoustic release join the singer’s other recent new releases: “Livin’ Easy” and “Other Girl.” A debut full studio album is set to follow later this year.

Apart from new music releases, Filmore has also been busy working his tour schedule this year. He will soon set off on his headlining The Slower Tour with openers Alana Springsteen and Niko Moon, before joining Lauren Alaina on her That Girl Was Me Tour this fall.

See below for full list of tour dates, and go to Filmore’s official website to get tickets.

Filmore’s upcoming tour dates are as follows:
August 9           Oro Station, On. | Boots & Hearts Festival
August 11         Springfield, Ill. | Illinois State Fair
August 17         Arnolds Park, Iowa | Preservation Plaza*
August 22         Iowa City, Iowa | Wildwood Saloon*
August 24         Morgantown, W.V. | Mylan Park
August 29         Charleston, S.C. | Music Farm*
August 30         Charlotte, N.C. | Romare Bearden Park
August 31         Greenville, S.C. | Fluor Field
September 6    Greensboro, N.C. | The Cone Denim Entertainment Center*
September 7    Charlottesville, Va. | The Southern*
September 8    Syracuse, N.Y. | Westcott Theater*
September 13  Springfield, Mo. | Midnight Rodeo*
September 14   Columbia, Mo. | The Blue Note
September 19   Warrendale, Penn. | Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
September 20    New York, N.Y. | Bowery Ballroom
September 21   Richmond, Va. | The National
September 26   Boston, Mass. | Paradise Rock Club
September 27   Chesapeake, Va. | Eagle’s Nest*
October 3           Columbus, Ohio | The Bluestone
October 4           Rosemont, Ill. | Joe’s Live
October 5           Indianapolis, Ind. | 8 Seconds Saloon
October 10        Columbia, S.C. | Tin Roof*
October 13         Mohnton, Penn. | Maple Grove Raceway
October 18         Philadelphia, Penn. | Prospector’s*
October 23         Nashville, Tenn. | Exit/In
October 24         Atlanta, Ga. | Buckhead Theater
October 25         Nashville, Tenn. | Exit/In
October 26         Anderson, S.C. | Wendell’s Dippin Branch*
October 31       Buffalo, N.Y. | Showplace Theatre*
November 2      Burlington, Vt. | Higher Ground Showcase Lounge*
November 8      Grand Rapids, Mich. | The Stache*
November 9      Evansville, Ind. | Bud’s Rockin’ Country*
November 10    Cleveland, Ohio | House of Blues*
November 25     Bowen Hills, Aus. | Brisbane Showgrounds
December 4     Las Vegas, Nev. | Freemont Street Experience
*The Slower Tour dates featuring Alana Springsteen or Niko Moon