February 2014 News: Scott Fant named a TOP 10 FINALIST IN 2013/2014 International Acoustic Music Awards Americana/Roots Category
Scott Fant was named a finalist in the Americana/Roots category in the 2014 International Acoustic Music Awards for his song "Worse for the Wear" from his EP 'Pig Iron'. See this link for the complete list of winners. International Acoustic Music Awards
Singer Songwriter Guitarslinger. Americana, Gothic Country, Folk. Works hard, writes songs, plays his guitar.
"Scott Fant isn’t just a singer/songwriter, he’s an artist. On Pig Iron, Fant paints masterpieces with nothing more than six strings and a road-worn voice full of primitive beauty. " - Wildy Haskell, Wildy's World Music Blog
"Fans of Joe Pug, Joe Purdy and maybe even Ray LaMontagne (although without the romantic overtones) will eat this up. Fant is a strong songwriter that should be watched closely." - Stephen Carradini, Independent Clauses Indie Music Blog
"...hard-tales and well-written Americana..." - Tom Franks, Folkwords.com Music Reviews
"Fant’s bio reads like the description of a character from a Cormac McCarthy novel. He paints a vivid picture of tragedy, sin, and hopelessness, which has shaped not only his life but his art as well." - writer and critc Michael Cusanelli