Though only 23, bluesy singer-songwriter Sam Anderson knows whence he came.

Bluesy singer-songwriter Sam Anderson was studying visual art at Texas Tech University four years ago when he decided to learn guitar to accompany his lifelong fascination with singing.

On canvas, the 23-year-old Keller native prefers landscapes. “I start off with the way it actually looks, then I like to add things,” he said. His approach to musicmaking is pretty similar. Young though he may be, Anderson knows enough to draw from the countless singer-songwriters who’ve helped pave his way. “You put together pieces of everything you’ve ever heard, everyone you’ve ever met,” he said.

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