Videos by American Songwriter
ARTIST: Canyon City
HOMETOWN: Fargo, North Dakota
CURRENT LOCATION: Nashville, Tennessee
AMBITIONS: Have the presence of heart to make music that reflects the beauty of life, creates community & shortens the emotional distance between the head and the heart.
TURN-OFFS: When the apartment smells for days after making garlic bread.
TURN-ONS: Making garlic bread.
DREAM GIG: Play SNL, preferably when Will Ferrell is hosting.
FAVORITE LYRIC: “All these psychics and these doctors, they’re all right and they’re all wrong, it’s like trying to make out every word when they should simply hum along, it’s not some message written in the dark or some truth that no one sees, it’s a little bit of everything.”
SONG I WISH I WROTE: “Sailboat” by Ben Rector
5 PEOPLE I’D MOST LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH: Neil Young, Taylor Swift, Elon Musk, Stephen Colbert, and Justin Vernon.
MY FAVORITE CONCERT EXPERIENCE: The Bridge School Benefit show with my Dad in Mountain View, California, hosted by Neil Young and filled with acoustic sets from artists all over the genre spectrum.