Americana, folk, pop, and rock-influenced vocalist and songwriter. He released fourteen albums between 1986 and 2013, including Marathon, Sunflower, and Deep Brilliant Blue. He started playing your guitar at age group eight and composing tracks at age group ten. While carrying on to pursue his musical profession, he graduated through the University of Tx with a level in American Research. He founded many music-based philanthropic and outreach agencies, including The End up being An Musician foundation as well as the SongWritingwith plan. He was raised in Brenham, Tx and later resolved in Austin. His years as a child guitar instructor sparked his like of folk music by teaching him how exactly to play tracks by Neil Youthful.