THIS IS ME
Photo By: NATE KIESER
Sam August has been described as believable, accessible and a breath of fresh air. Ontario native Sam August is a 27 year old singer-songwriter, producer and multi-musician who’s powerful vocals sound far beyond her years. This self-taught guitarist picked up her first guitar at the early age of 8 and since then has written hundreds of soul-telling songs inspired by her life and influences from the world around her.
Growing up, she was drawn to a wide variety of music genres. She lists Sam Cooke, Brandi Carlile, B.B King, Stevie Wonder, Carole king, Tracy Chapman, Journey and The Goo Goo Dolls as some of her main influences. As a music-lover of the classics, you can probably find Sam rummaging through local vinyl record shops or your parent’s record collection in the attic in her free time.
Sam has a natural ability to create, work with and combine many genres such as singer songwriter, soul, blues, pop, rock, R&B, folk , etc. She wishes to create new sounds and leave a positive impact through her relatable, uplifting and raw music.
With her old soul yet youthful heart, truthful lyrics and warm smile, Sam has already begun to capture the attention of all ages with her "Be yourself, dream big" attitude.