photo by jake rothwell

photo by jake rothwell

Birthplace: Elkin, NC

Instruments played: Guitar/Harmonica/Vocals/Mandolin/kazoo-bone

Musical / Personal influences: Led Zeppelin, John Prine, Jerry Reed, The Band, Muddy Waters

Favorite Concert attended:  Robert Plant's Band of Joy, Tom Petty, John Prine (3 favorites). 

Favorite Time Sawyer moment:  Playing at our friend Mike's Nashville home and hearing all of his cool stories, as well as getting to play thru Scottie Moore's rig. 

What drives you to play music: The pursuit to become a better player and entertainer, as well as being able to share it with the world.