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.  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.  She also loves performing at small town venues, house concerts, large or small for that intimate feel and the best fans in the world.  Her latest CD, One Life, has 13 original cuts featuring some of Austin's best musicians.  Her live studio performance on 94.1 KWVH Wimberley Valley Radio on Coach's OVER  EASY SHOW featured her as their LONE STAR ARTIST.  She can be heard frequently on the their daily play list.  Patti was named 2020 through 2021 SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR for Austin Songwriter's Group.  She received 8 first place finishes, 12 awards over all in multiple categories in their international songwriting contest.  During the Texas Songwriter's Symposium held in Austin,Tx. she won 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 were featured in a compilation CD from Austin Songwriters Group . "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 during the Texas Songwriter's Symposium in Austin, Texas.  She has now been named a "Publisher's Pick'' for 5 years consecutively.  Her new soon to be released CD, Big, Big Love will include several of these songs.  This will be closely followed by an EP produced by Gabe Rhodes.   

       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.