Sam Densmore is a singer/songwriter and music producer from Portland, OR. He performs constantly (over 100 shows per year), as a solo act and with his revolving back up band, SamDensmoreDamSensmore.
Portland based songwriter Sam Densmore has a brand new band! With Sam on lead vocals and guitar, they are playing his brand of dynamic modern folk/pop. He's brought in an all star cast of musicians, including Sarah Anne Wolff on bass (Pretty Gritty), Blaine Heinonen on Percussion (Pretty Gritty), Jameson Wandling (Saucytown) on electric mandolin and keyboard, Jim Cramer on lead guitar, and Curtis Irie (Irie Idea) on lead guitar to fill out his catchy songs. Everyone in the band sings along at some point, while electric and acoustic instrumentation weave the songs together, creating a sonic journey.
His music follows in the tradition of folk and rock n roll songwriters such as John Lennon, Neil Young, WILCO and David Bowie. Sam has had music placed in the Showtime TV series 'Shameless' and the film 'Bear City'. He's also previously released 4 albums with his former band, Silverhawk. Recently, Sam has released a single with DamSensmore titled "Wide Eyed Tripper", and an EP with Curtis Irie (Irie Idea) titled "Quit Work make Music" to rave reviews.