Rob Murphy is a Singer / Songwriter from beautiful Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. Known for his Weathered, Raspy, Strong Vocals you can hear influences of Johnny Reid& David Gray.
Songwriting has always come naturally for Rob, he has a natural ability to create songs that listeners can easily relate too whether fiction or reality you’ll be wondering if a song came from real life experiences or the thoughts of a natural Storyteller.
In March 2017 Rob released his first Single “300 Days” which had much success bringing attention to Mental Health wait times in Cape Breton. This song was used by the Canadian Mental Health Association in May 2017 for Mental Health Month.
November 2017 Rob released his first EP.. titled “300 Days” which was well received and had over 60,000 Streams online. It’s a mix of Roots, Pop and Americana Music. With the release of this album Rob played over 200 shows steadily in Nova Scotia since 2017 with intimate and high energy performances.
In May 2019 Rob was featured on the Breakout Artist Stage during ECMA'S in PEI.
Until then you'l hear a series of Singles from Rob in 2019-2020. "O' La La" was released in July 2019 and had National Radio Play as well "Give Me A Sign" also released in December 2019 has been receiving Radio play on National, Commercial and Community Radio. There will be two single releases before Summer 2020 and a 6 Song EP that will be released in July Titled "Sunsets".
You’ll find Rob in 2019 Touring Eastern Canada and promoting his new Album with Heart On The Sleeve lyrics and melodies.