We had an fantastic time on #CMChat with The Swon Brothers when they joined us for a Twitterview! We got to catch up with them and talk about what they are up to these days! We got to chat with them about touring, their music, who musically inspires them, what causes are close to them and what summer fun they have had! We can’t wait to see what is in store for them and to hear new music soon! Catch up on the rest of our chat with them here:
Q1. @TheSwonBrothers Describe who you are and what you do in 140 characters?
A1. Love the lord, family, and playing music for the most amazing fans on earth
Q2. @TheSwonBrothers What has been the best part of Summer 2015 for you so far?
A2. Probably opening for and catching up with @BlakeShelton at all the summer fairs!
Q3. @TheSwonBrothers Zach has a keyboard playing credit on the 1st album – which songs did he play on? via @kimoh3
A3. played on This side of Heaven!
Q4. @TheSwonBrothers If each of you were an emoji, which one would you be and why? via @tierabolt
A4: Colton would be 💋
Zach would be 😎 or he wishes he was cool #CMchat
— The Swon Brothers (@TheSwonBrothers) August 25, 2015
Q5. @TheSwonBrothers What charity/cause is close to your heart? Why? via @HTKatie
A5. @StJude Bc its so necessary and those kids are some of the strongest people of planet earth
Q6. @TheSwonBrothers What is your favorite song to sing live off of your album? via @EmilyAnnWells
A6. Later On.. Always great to see the crowd response and hear them singing back
Q7. @TheSwonBrothers How has your music style changed most significantly since you 1st appeared on @NBCTheVoice?
A7. After touring and figuring out what fans like us to sing and play. They have leaned to the edgier rock stuff we play live.
Q8. @TheSwonBrothers If someone had never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
A8. brother harmony you won’t forget
Q9. @TheSwonBrothers What skills/personal attributes are most important to being sucessful in the music industry? via @melanyb12
A9. Stay true to yourself but most importantly treat everyone with the respect and love they deserve
Q10. @TheSwonBrothers Who do you go to when you need advice & what most recent they gave you? via @britwv
A10. Mom and dad are much wiser now that we are older. Last advice mom gave was “are you still praying daily?
Q11. @TheSwonBrothers What other artists inspire you? via @ShootintheDirt
A11. the list is endless everyone from George jones to Kings of LeonWe’ll catch Colton singing Disney songs when he thinks he’s alone
Q12. @TheSwonBrothers Is there anything we haven’t asked you about that you think fans should know?
A12. We are working on tunes brand new tunes that we hope ya’ll hear soon
MORE ABOUT THE SWON BROTHERS
Following their Top 15 debut hit, “Later On,” The Swon Brothers (Zach and Colton) are continuing to climb into the spotlight, playing to capacity crowds all over the country. The duo released their major-label debut, THE SWON BROTHERS, on October 14, 2014, putting their stamp on the 11-song collection by co-producing with Mark Bright (Carrie Underwood, Sara Evans). The brothers have received CMA and ACM Award nominations for “Vocal Duo of the Year” as well as a CMT Music Award nomination for “Duo Video of the Year.” Honored with the Rising Star award by the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame, the Muskogee, OK, natives have been charming fans with their incredible sibling harmonies and fun-loving personalities since childhood. Earlier this year, the duo hit the road on the winter 2015 leg of Brad Paisley’s Country Nation World Tour, and they’re currently playing a summer slate of “Swoncerts” at fairs and major festivals nationwide and working on brand new music.