American Rock 'n Roll

Washington D.C. singer/songwriter Billy Coulter’s distinctive style straddles the line between Roots Rock and Power Pop. Blending diverse influences from Springsteen and Petty to Lennon and Bowie he’s created a fresh, authentic sound with a nod to the classics that inspired him. Coulter quickly made a name for himself with his unique songwriting and vocals winning 20 Washington Area Music (WAMMIE) Awards including Album of the Year (Dose), Song of the Year (Party of One), Songwriter of the Year. He recently won the Mid-Atlantic Song Contest Grand Prize for his composition "A Million Pieces." Billy's engaging live performances have graced the stages at some of the region’s top venues and festivals including The Birchmere, Rams Head, Strathmore, The Hamilton and regional festivals, frequently supporting national acts.




Washington Area Music Awards Songwriting Awards
• 2014 Roots Rock Recording • "A Million Pieces"  GRAND PRIZE and Gold Award Adult Contemporary Mid-Atlantic Song Contest
• 2013 Roots Rock Recording • "Disconnected"  GOLD AWARD Mid-Atlantic Song Contest
• 2012 Roots Rock Vocalist • "Conscience" BILLBOARD Song Contest
• 2011 Roots Rock Vocalist • Party of One" Mid-Atlantic Song Contest
• 2010 Songwriter of the Year • "Disconnected" BILLBOARD Song Contest
• 2008 Album of the Year, "Dose" • "Too Far" Mid-Atlantic Song Contest
• 2008 Song of the Year
• 2008 Roots Rock Recording  
• 2007 & 2008 Roots Rock Vocalist