Elliott Smith, The Grateful Dead, Midlake, Randy Newman, Nick Drake, Fleetwood Mac…. I could go on all day
311 when I was in 5th grade – I talked my dad into taking me.
When I was young, the feeling of first playing music in front of an audience, writing my own songs, and playing music with other musicians was such a palpable feeling for me that nothing else was able to recreate. There was really no turning back after that.