Sam refers to his music as a mongrel mix of all sorts of cool genres. He credits Nick Drake, Elliot Smith, John Martyn and more recently Bon Iver as important influences. Sam loves the art of songwriting, and considers it to be very much a cathartic process.
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Sam is a powerful singer and songwriter, gifted with the talent to arouse the soul with his expressive and poignant lyrics. Recently returned from Tennessee, where he performed live at 'The Factory' In Franklin, and beamed into 60 million homes across the U.S. Sam also performed at the famous Bluebird Café, Nashville. Compared to Jeff Buckley, John Martyn, he is a perceptive writer and performer with a restless creativity, a personal blend of Soul, Blues, Gospel, and Folk. Modestly plying his craft with sincerity, Sam has created a style his own, and a reputation as a mesmerising live performer.