ABOUT PATTI....

  

Patti Dixon is an award winning, published songwriter.  She brings many songwriting flavors to the table, blending genres with ease.  She has seen her material performed on national radio and television by the Dixie Chicks and others.  Probably best pegged as Americana/Folk, she combines all the right elements for songs dripping with emotion.  Known for tugging at your heartstrings with memorable lyrics and melodies, she can also kick it up a notch, lending powerful vocals as well.  This versatile performer has played many a Texas festival, SXSW, as well as festivals in surrounding southern states.  Her latest CD, One Life, has 13 original cuts featuring some of Austin's best musicians.  Patti was most recently  played on 94.1 KWVH Wimberley Valley Radio as a featured LONE STAR ARTIST for April 2018.  This followed a studio appearance with Coach on the OVER EASY Show.  Most recent awards presented so far in 2018 at the Texas Songwriters Symposium were FIRST PLACE POP for the song 'EVERYBODY".  Additionally, the song  THERE'S A GIRL took FIRST PLACE COUNTRY, as well as the spiritual song  LOVE IS PATIENT taking SECOND PLACE in LOVE SONGS. She also received SECOND PLACE in SINGER SONGWRITER CATEGORY.   These songs and the 2017 songs awarded will be featured in a compilation CD currently in the works. 2017. "HOW OUR STORY GOES, RAINING SUNSHINE, respectively, were  awarded FIRST PLACE FOLK and THIRD PLACE COUNTRY at the 2017 Texas Songwriter's Symposium.  These songs were submitted to ASG's U.S. & International Song Competition and announced there.  Additionally, Patti has had multiple songs featured by industry publishers in conference stage appearances at the Hill Country Ballroom in Austin, Texas.  She has now been named a  "Publisher's Pick'" for 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016.    

       Patti was born deep in the Texas hill country, in Rocksprings, Texas.  Generations of her family grew up there in this ranching community.  When she was ten, her grandfather, the singing cowboy, Nolan T. Guthrie, bought her first guitar.  He pulled it right off the shelf and put it in her hands, a child's life forever changed.  A few years later, the immediate family moved to the Texas Coast.  Patti hopes to travel to all ends of Texas and beyond, see old friends and new, and spreading her message of ONE LIFE, to live and love.