Russ Parrish is a singer/songwriter Nashville native who moved to Minnesota.
Influenced by artists and bands like Jon Foreman of Switchfoot, NEEDTOBREATHE, and Phil Wickham his desire is to write and play songs of hope shining a light in a dark and broken world.
Russ won Grand Prize in the Gospel Category of the 2018 John Lennon Songwriting Contest Session - I. He is also the 1st Place winner of the Minnesota Sate Fair Amateur Talent Contest 2017m and won Honorable Mention in American Songwriter Magazine's lyric contest which can be found in the 2018 July/August issue.
Russ’ music focuses on the journey between faith and doubt, seeking the light of hope in his music for all to join.
Singer/Songwriter, Folk, Rock
Influences: Jon Foreman, Switchfoot, NEEDTOBREATHE, Phil Wickham
Favorite Bible Verses / Passages:
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.