The best songwriters can take you to a specific place and specific time – even if you’ve never been. It’s exactly what happens when you listen to Zach Schmidt’s music. The Pittsburgh native has emerged on the Nashville folk music scene with his newly released EP, Horse or Truck or Train, demonstrating undeniable talent as a fresh singer-songwriter.
Inspired by a bike ride across the continental U.S. Horse or Truck or Train is a winding journey, rich with imagery reminiscent of seasoned greats like Guy Clark and John Prine.
Zach’s music has a profound ability to pay homage to the longstanding tradition of folk music while breathing new-life into American sound.
His songs are as classic as his sound – drawing you in with a timeless quality – spinning a story you could swear was your own.