Sam Cooper is a man of many hats, not just literally, but musically

The singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has over a decade
of experience performing and recording as a front man, side man, yes
man and middle man in numerous bands and projects, covering a wide
range of styles and a whole lot of ground on tours large and small.

Lately though, he’s mostly been wearing the hat that fits him best:
solo troubadour of the Americana Folk ‘n’ Roll persuasion.  Drawing
from a deep catalog of original songs and a broad repertoire of
interpretations and covers, Cooper’s live set spans from silly to
serene, and everything in between. The sound is a blend of  bluegrass,
country, doo-wop, alt-pop, and more, with roots in classic rock and

Though he enjoys occasionally playing with a revolving
cast of musical friends as Sam Cooper & Company, it’s as a solo
performer that Cooper truly shines, his dynamic faux-hammer guitar
work and baritone croon filling the sonic space as satisfyingly as a
larger group.  His well honed musicianship is paired with an engaging
stage presence that transforms a nice evening of music into a night to


Acts and bands Sam Cooper has been a member of, or at least talked his way into accompanying on stage one or more times:  Horse Feathers, Jared Mees and the Grown Children, Anais Mitchell, Joe Pug, Bhi Bhiman, Paper Bird, Invisible Rockets, Ghost To Falco, and more to be imminently recollected.