Artie Hemphill and the Iron Horse Band
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Utah’s Hottest Country Band
Artie Hemphill and the Iron Horse Band have one goal: to be the best Utah band in the country music genre. Playing both contemporary and classic country music regularly at the Westerner Club in Salt Lake City, the Owl Bar at Sundance, and dozens of fairs, festivals, and private events across the state, Artie Hemphill and the Iron Horse Band have surely earned the highly-sought “best of state” distinction. And to top it off, in July of 2011 Artie Hemphill and the Iron Horse Band made history by becoming the inaugural winners of the Stadium of Fire Talent Search and playing in front of 50,000 screaming fans.
Winner of Utah’s Stadium of Fire Contest
Their signature sound is focused on the Nashville-quality vocals of lead singer Artie. Artie spent ten years in studios and on stages in Nashville, honing his singing, songwriting, and performance skills. He recently brought his incomparable talents back to Utah and has become a legend in his home state.
Artie is the voice you’ll hear on the radio for the popular jingle for the Days of ’47 Rodeo, an event that draws tens of thousands every year. Artie and the Iron Horse Band also appeared recently on KJZZ television, adding thousands more Utah natives to their fan base.
Artie and Iron Horse is comprised of players who are pros from their hats to their boots. They have shared the stage at various times with national country headliners, including Toby Keith, Phil Vassar, Diamond Rio, Miranda Lambert, Little Texas, Restless Heart, Joe Diffie, Emerson Drive, Sawyer Brown, Michael Peterson, Bryan White, The Little River Band, .38 Special, and Ryan Shupe and the Rubber Band.
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“Artie Hemphill’s voice is fantastic! The Iron Horse Band puts on a great show. They really know how to get the crowd warmed up!“
– Gay Lee Jeffs, Director, Emery County Fair
“I’m always impressed with Artie’s rich country vocals. He’s a true professional.“
– Steve James, CEO, Something Good, Inc.
Artie Hemphill and the Iron Horse Band always put on a rip-roaring show whenever they perform, but they are just as exciting when they play softer acoustic tunes. When you have a rich country voice like Artie you can sing anything and still make a big impression.
Artie Hemphill has one of the premier country voices on the circuit today – deep, rich, and full – and it’s getting noticed by fans all over the country. They have been performing their music all across the country, gaining new fans by the truckload. And it’s easy to understand why. You won’t find a more talented country singer anywhere, and Artie’s vocals sound just as good live as they do in the recording studio.
Artie and Iron Horse know how to please both country and rock fans by mixing it up with classic and contemporary tunes from both genres. They’re booking out months in advance, so call early to ensure availability for your event.