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About P-H-M

Paul Hieser is an award winning solo acoustic artist in the Stateline area of Illinois/Wisconsin. He performs original & cover songs reminiscent of the 70's, 80's and 90's. Some of Paul's favorites are Neil Young, Paul Simmon, James Taylor, America, Crosby-Stills & Nash, and the list goes on.

Paul & his former band, P-H-M (paul hieser music), won 2 Indie Music Channel awards in 2012 during the IMC Awards ceremony held at the legendary Hollywood House of Blues in California.

Available for cafe's, festivals, community events, charities, private parties & church events.




P-H-M Debut at Sun Valley Strawberry Fest 2012

By Sarah L. on April 25, 2013

P-H-M is a wonderful band and really helped to make the 2012 Sun Valley Strawberry Festival a great event! Their music is a lot of fun and is easily relatable to all ages. Everyone enjoyed the sound of the band along with their message. I would definitely ask them to play at another event.

Hired as: Christian Band

Booking Info

  • Typical Gig: 45 - 120 minutes
  • Fee: Contact for rates
  • Languages: English


Paul Hieser performs several styles of music taking audiences back to a time when acoustic music came alive. Paul performs cover tunes ranging from James Taylor to America to CSN&Y.

Whether Paul is strumming or finger picking songs, each show is a memorable experience for all who attend as Paul interacts with audiences sharing life experiences, humor and thought provoking snippets relative to today's events.

Paul uses Breedlove Pursuit Concert 6-string and Yamaha APX700II 12-string acoustic/electric guitars. Vocal harmonies are compliments of a Vocalist Live 3 pedal. All blended nicely through a multi-channel Acoustic combo amp with Kustom monitors/speakers giving audiences the sound thats pleasant to the ears.

Additional Booking Notes

Paul Hieser can bring his own sound equipment or use your house PA system. He uses acoustic/electric guitars and a vocal harmony pedal. Venues must provide a stage/area to perform in. Venues provide lighting.


Paul's music is a reflection of life experiences expressed through metaphors and true-to-life stories. As his website begins to fill with music, you will hear different styles of music from acoustic to electric guitar to anything else that will carry his stories on to you.

Paul Hieser was the frontman of the Christian Rock band Aawayken and the founder of P-H-M, an award winning Contemporary Christian band in Northern Illinois.

Past Booked Events

Oct 16, 2016 Klehm Arboretum- Rockford, IL
Oct 08, 2016 Paul Hieser @ Midtown Art Scene Rockford, IL
Sep 30, 2016 Paul Hieser @ City Market Rockford IL
Sep 10, 2016 Paul @ Midway Village Fall Fest
Aug 07, 2016 Rock on the Rock Beloit, WI
Aug 05, 2016 First Friday/Shop the Blocks - Rockford,IL
Jul 16, 2016 Paul Hieser @ Alpine Kiwanis Brat Days
Jun 03, 2016 Shop The Blocks - Rockford, IL
May 21, 2016 Paul Hieser @ Main Street Market-Urban FarmGirl
Apr 01, 2016 Paul @ Ice Hogs Pre-Game Party - Rockford,IL
Feb 27, 2016 Paul @ Katie's Cup Rockford, IL
Jan 02, 2016 Paul Hieser @ The Overflowing Cup Beloit, WI
Dec 12, 2015 Paul Hieser @ Holiday Extraveganza Benefit Show

The team providing the talent:

Paul Hieser

Founder, vocals, guitars

Lance Kamin

Keys, Bass, synth drums

Tania Nicholson

Vocals, percussion

Set List

Paul's set lists consist of no less than 4 original songs and up to 30 cover songs.
Cover songs include music from CSNY, Neil Young, Paul Simmon, Supertramp, America, Bad Company, Everly Brothers, CCR, Phil Collins, Elton John & Seals & Croft.

Influences & Inspiration

CSN&Y, Steve Miller Band, Neil Young, James Taylor, America, Paul Simmon, and many rock bands from the 70's and 80's.

Setup Requirements

Electrical power



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