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I guess I'm attracted to people who are singing about love or life, and they have a particular passion that I can connect with.

I guess I'm attracted to people who are singing about love or life, and they have a particular passion that I can connect with.

I love a lot of music that's considered folk music, but I also love a lot of music that's considered punk or considered rap. I don't mind being called a folk singer. But it seems a bit limiting. I want to be able to write whatever kind of song I want. ---->>>

If someone asked what kind of music I play, I wouldn't say I'm a folk singer; however, if folk music means music for the people, and playing music to entertain them and share different messages, then sure, I'd like to think that I'm part folk singer. ---->>>

To be very honest, I never thought I would graduate from high school. I got very lucky to get into an alternative high school, which really saved my butt. ---->>>

When I listen to most forms of music, in their most raw and pure, it all has a punk edge to me, like Lead Belly, Jimmie Rodgers, Otis Redding or Nirvana. ---->>>

I'm very proud of my records, but my most natural creative tendencies have been in live performing. There's a beautiful element to recording and making records, but I've always felt a little shy with it. ---->>>

Before I had a record deal, I was living in New York and playing anywhere I could, from somebody's house to an open mic to coffeeshops. ---->>>

Some people don't like my songs because they think they're too simple or easy or not that thought-out. I feel like the way I write is pretty simple, in some ways, because I'm trying to connect. I want a lot of people to hear it, and be moved in some way. ---->>>

Biography

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Nationality: American
Born: 08-20, 1980
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Occupation: Musician

Langhorne Slim is an American singer-songwriter, (born Sean Scolnick on August 20, 1981 in Langhorne, Pennsylvania). Scolnick attended high school at Solebury School in New Hope, Pennsylvania, and graduated from the Conservatory of Music at Purchase College, part of the SUNY system. He began to gain public notice through several years of touring with the Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players and an appearance at the Bonnaroo Music Festival (wikipedia)