Connor Youngblood is a 28-year-old singer-songwriter based in Nashville, but was born in Dallas. When he was 11-years-old, he learned how to play his first instrument – the clarinet for his school band. Youngblood now plays guitar, drums and the harp among others. He has been releasing tracks himself since 2012 with hand-drawn album art. Youngblood is signed to Ninja Tune imprint Counter Records with his "genre-fusion" music that entails alternative, electronic and folk.