Bio – Nathan Kalish


Great Big Motel Bed in the Sky

Nathan Kalish is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, engineer, and wandering storyteller. Born in Milwaukee, WI,He Now he lives and creates in Nashville, TN.

On his latest album, Southern Poverty Guitar Center, Nathan tells tales from a fictional town where original Song and Musical expression is valued above all other industries and exploits. Once again accompanied by his band The Derechos. It’s an exercise in lyrical Sincerity and Absurdity. Produced by Kalish, this Is a 5-song effort tracked in various studios around nashville. Then mixed and mastered by Kalish at his own studio Maroon Lagoon . It is inspired by Psychedelic Folk-Rock, 90’s alternative rock and Cosmic Country sounds from the United States of Americana .

Nathan’s extensive back catalog of independent releases and hard-touring work ethic has landed him on stages with Lucinda Williams, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Lucero and many other current and legacy acts. As a result, he’s earned accolades from Rolling Stone Country, Billboard, American Songwriter, Saving Country Music, and several other international press outlets. In addition, his writing has been compared to Tom Petty, John Prine, Gram Parsons, and Paul Westerberg.

Even with unexpected curves and bumps in the past two years, Nathan Kalish’s committed relationship with the road is one that still has many more miles to go with a busy 2022 planned. Great Big Motel Bed in the Sky will mark an important chapter in Kalish’s creative journey, which is constantly in transit.