Americana. Folk. Rock. Singer. Songwriter.
original music crafted to move your body, mind and soul.
Paul Atkinson is an experienced singer-songwriter who resides in Davidson, NC (near Charlotte). With his acoustic guitar in tow, he has written hundreds of original songs and played thousands of gigs from North Carolina to Colorado. Heavily influenced by a unique blend of songwriters and musicians new and old, Atkinson’s inspirations and comparisons include Jason Isbell, Jack Johnson, Chris Stapleton, Ryan Adams, Van Morrison, and Widespread Panic. Like his influences, his music is filled with infectious melodies and meaningful lyrics. He has five independent releases including, Music for the Journey (2007), The Attic Sessions (2009), and By The Way (2020). In a word, Paul’s music is authentic. There is an authentic love for music that shines through and an authenticity in his songs that connects, awakens, and inspires.