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Behind the Music and Beyond: Nathan Hunt of Shaman's Harvest Reveals All in Exclusive Interview

In an insightful and intimate interview with Nathan Hunt, lead vocalist of Shaman's Harvest, East Coast Music Review's Asbjorn Carlson and Sonja Asbjorndottir delve into Hunt's life, both personal and professional. The conversation reveals Hunt's grounded nature and his approach to life's new chapters, including becoming a father again in his later years. His narrative weaves through the joys and challenges of parenting, his bond with his children, and the emotional depth they share, especially with his youngest daughter, Zarafina, named for being the "last seed" in their family.

Hunt candidly discusses the evolution of Shaman's Harvest, from its early days of playing gigs at local joints to achieving significant milestones like over 250 million streams and impressive album sales. Despite industry hardships and the tangible impact of streaming on artists, Hunt's passion for music and storytelling remains unwavering. He touches upon the band's creative process, highlighting the collaborative nature of their work and the importance of staying true to their artistic vision, even in the face of member changes and personal challenges, including his own battle with cancer.

The interview takes a lighthearted turn with anecdotes from tours, showcasing the camaraderie and memorable experiences shared with other bands, including a particularly hilarious and heartwarming story involving Nickelback's Chad Kroeger. Hunt also shares his ventures outside music, like his newfound hobby of chicken farming and woodworking, revealing a man who finds joy and fulfillment in the simplicity and creativity of life.

As our conversation concludes, Hunt expresses optimism for the future, hinting at new music that reflects the soulful journey of the band and their evolution through life's ups and downs. The interview not only offers a glimpse into the world of Shaman's Harvest but also portrays Nathan Hunt as a multifaceted individual, whose experiences, from the exhilaration of performances to the tranquility of country living, shape the music that continues to resonate with fans worldwide.

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"When Words Fail Music Speaks" - Hans Christian Andersen


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