Sam McLeod

Indie / Alternative Artist

A Nashville native, Sam McLeod released his debut EP “Introduction to Dreaming” (an alternative-rock project) in 2015. Sam’s style has matured into an indie folk sound that creates a graceful fusion of influences like Ethan Gruska, Leeland, James Vincent McMorrow, and Jarryd James. His artistry is one that pierces the heart with enthralling lyrics and captivating vocals.

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A Nashville native, Sam McLeod has been singing since he was a little boy in a small town called Smyrna, TN. He spent a lot of his childhood covering Radiohead songs and writing sappy love songs. As a singer-songwriter, he has a well-developed alto tenor range and a unique melodic style in songwriting. He released his debut EP “Introduction to Dreaming” (an alternative-rock project) in 2015 - a collection of songs written about his childhood and the growing pains of life. Sam then lived overseas in Melbourne, Australia for five years - opening for various local artists and leading worship for several church movements/events. Over time, Sam’s style has matured into an indie-folk sound that creates a graceful fusion of influences like Ethan Gruska, Mikky Ekko,, James Vincent McMorrow, and Jarryd James. His artistry is one that pierces the heart with enthralling lyrics and captivating vocals.

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"You Me & Everything" brings together various elements from the spectrum of popular music with a core aesthetic that borrows from electro and folk while Sam's powerful tenor voice and impassioned embellishments add a hint of modern soul..” - CHILLFILTR

“Sam’s style has developed into an independent society sound that makes an agile combination of impacts like Ethan Gruska, Leeland, James Vincent McMorrow, and Jarryd James. His masterfulness is one that pierces the heart with enchanting verses and charming vocals.”
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“Baby Love” from singer-songwriter and producer Sam McLeod is a hauntingly beautiful homage to love, perseverance, and new beginnings all wrapped up in an impressive sonic package that will melt your heart and keep your ears locked in."
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