Singer/songwriter/guitarist Shane Henry is releasing a brand new studio album this fall packed full of bold and meaningful original songs. Light in the Dark,Shane's fourth studio album and funded by his fans via Kickstarter was produced by David Ryan Harris (John Mayer, Dave Matthews Band, India.Arie) and Justin Glasco (Christina Perri, Avril Lavigne, Tyler Hilton). With in-your-face tracks like "Everything's Blurry" and "Running Towards The Sun" to heartfelt songs like "I'm Going Crazy" and "So Many Heartbeats", Light in the Dark is a journey through the spiritual and emotional challenges that we all face and in particularly reveals how they personally have impacted Shane’s life. With just a single listen, one can't help but feel the vast array of sentiment poured into this album.
Shane Henry, singer/songwriter/guitarist originally from Oklahoma City and now living in Los Angeles, began his musical journey at age 19 when he played 30 national dates on the B.B. King Festival Tour opening for B.B. King. Following the tour, Shane signed with noteworthy indie label Shanachie Records, and with fellow musicians Double Trouble (Stevie Ray Vaughan’s band), Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and producer Kevin Bowe, Shane’s album, Deliverance, was recorded and distributed in stores nation-wide.
Shane’s musical style has evolved over the years from a heavy blues-influenced style to what is now an eclectic blend of rock, soul, blues, and pop. Listeners compare his sound to Lenny Kravitz, The Black Keys, and Gary Clark Jr.
Shane has opened for many notable acts such as Etta James, The Neville Brothers, Jonny Lang, Doyle Bramhall II, Edwin McCain, Hanson, Joe Bonamassa, Johnny Winter, Grand Funk Railroad, and many others. He is currently playing shows across the country, from national festivals to popular venues and events. Shane's new album Light in the Dark, which was fan-funded via Kickstarter, will be released in the fall of 2016. Many TV shows including The Young and The Restless and Running Wild with Bear Grylls and feature films such as Approaching The Unknown (starring Mark Strong and Luke Wilson) are presently featuring Shane’s music. Additionally, Shane recently performed the national anthem and the holiday halftime show for the NY Knicks at Madison Square Garden.