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Musical adventures, past and present!


Lightwater is a guitar-driven southern folk rock band based in Carrboro, North Carolina. 

I'm currently tracking songs for the first official release, but as a massive fan of holiday music (I know, it's weird) I couldn't help but share my version of O Holy Night with the world. You can listen to that that and a couple of demos for the forthcoming album by finding me on your favorite streaming service, or just use the Spotify player below!

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Nantahala is an indie folk band from the North Carolina Piedmont. Our harmony-rich music draws from mountain roots, soul, and modern country with influences ranging from Dolly Parton to Tom Waits.

We released our debut EP, which you can stream below, in the spring of '22, and we look forward to sharing more new music with y'all soon!


The Overthinkers are Ian Leinbaugh and Michael McArdle, a music production duo based in Carrboro, NC.


A delightful combination of whimsy, intensity, and nerdiness, we can't wait to share what sounds we've been concocting for y'all over the last few years...stay tuned, and in the meantime, check out some of our releases below!

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Tracing musical steps backward through time, I've had incredible fun performing with SO many groups, including:

BlindogKarol Peril, Orlando Parker, Jr., Coyote vs. Acme, Johnny Staxx and the Durty Boyz, The Fooligans, Creel Street, Los Chupacabras, and numerous other unofficial--but officially awesome--bands!

I hope you enjoy exploring some tracks from the past currently featured in the player below!

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