Tracy Morrison

Biography

Folksinger-songwriter, Tracy Morrison is known for showcasing traditional country-blues and writing powerful laments, and historical story songs. She has opened for world renowned musician-songwriters, Tish Hinojosa and Mary Cutrufello, shared the stage with guitar virtuoso, Sergio Webb and created studio recordings with Pinto Bennett. Her latest album “Heirloom” (2018) was produced by multi-instrumentalist, composer and songwriter, Thomas Paul.

Morrison is also a Speaker for the Idaho Humanities Council’s, Speakers Bureau. She presents stories and songs programs including “Historical Idaho Women Stories & Folksongs”, “Country Ballads and Early Blues” and “American Folkmusic Revival”.

“Doing no-frills traditional country is tougher than it sounds. Many times, musicians who try come off as staid, corny, self-important or reclusive. With her indelible melodies, warm voice and spare, winningly plain-spoken lyrics, Pinto Bennett protégé Tracy Morrison gets it just right.”

Ben Schultz - Boise Weekly