Ernie Ball Acoustic Prodigy Winner
Arkansas Fingerstyle Guitar Winner
Winfield International 2nd Place Winner
Little Rock, Arkansas native and acoustic prodigy, Travis Bowman, has shared the stage with renowned guitarists Andy McKee, Ewan Dobson, Craig D'Andrea, Adrian Bellue, Don Alder, Muriel Anderson, Stephen Bennett, Andy Walberg, and Tom Shinness. Travis has been featured in Guitar Player Magazine, and as an instructor at the prestigious Harp Guitar Gathering. He plays and tours frequently in the United States and China.
Travis rose to notoriety as the winner of the 2014 Ernie Ball Acoustic Prodigy Competition. He went on to win the 2017 Arkansas State Fingerpicking Competition and placing 4th (2016) and 2nd (2017) at the prestigious international fingerstyle guitar competition in Winfield. His 2015 EP "Superhero" was recorded at NRG Studios and produced by world-renowned guitarist Andy McKee. He is a labeled artist and founding member of the international guitar record label, FRETMONKEY RECORDS, where he recorded and debuted his 2016 album "Launch."
"Guitar lovers should keep an eye and ear out for Travis Bowman - the man and his melodies are ready to make a big splash in the fingerstyle world"
Dylan Ryche (2012 Canadian Fingerstyle Guitar Champion)
"It was a pleasure working with Travis in the studio and I think he has a promising future in music!"
"I, for one, look forward to hearing more from the obviously talented Mr. Bowman."
Stephen Bennett (Harp Guitar Gathering Founder)
"Travis is recognized as one of the most talented acoustic guitar players on the planet. He is the future of acoustic fingerstyle guitar."