Shawn Butzin is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, and drummer originally from Michigan. In the summer of 2017, Shawn released his debut solo album titled Northern Trails. Having been voted top singer-songwriter by Ear to the Ground in
August 2017, Shawn received radio play on numerous stations to a wider audience, and his single, Leaving Colorado, was featured in Relix Magazine and on their CD compilation in December 2017's issue. According to Twangri-LA "Shawn's
album Northern Trails is a 5 out of 5 stars." Shawn has been compared of the modern Americana, country rock movement from Ryan Adams to Jason Isbell as well as the classics like Tom Petty to Creedance Clearwater Revival. Butzin
does have a full band called Shawn Butzin and The Buskers that consists of Jay Blum, Matt De Heus, and Todd Miller. If you're looking for a perfect blend of Americana, country rock, folk music, Shawn will be sure to deliver nicely.
"This is really, really f-in’ good. Wow!... If Kurt Cobain were alive today, I could envision him releasing an album similar to this."