STEPHEN WILSON JR
Saturday September 24, 2022 09:00 PM EDT
From the venue:Stephen Wilson Jr. is a singer/songwriter from rural Southern Indiana. Wilson was raised by a single father who was a boxer and had him boxing from age seven through adulthood as an Indiana State Golden Gloves finalist. Wilson, a self-taught guitarist moved to Nashville to pursue a degree in Microbiology at MTSU. There, he started indie rock band AutoVaughn after finishing his degree. They toured for over five years and Wilson co-wrote songs as lead guitarist until his creative focus turned more to songwriting and singing. After the band, Wilson relied back on his education where he worked for several years as an R&D scientist at Mars until signing a publishing deal with BMG Nashville in Aug 2016. He is currently building his catalogue and has had songs cut by Caitlyn Smith and Old Dominion, â€ªTim McGrawâ€¬, â€ªTrace Adkinsâ€¬, Chase Bryant, â€ªMackenzie Porterâ€¬, â€ªKameron Marlow, Sixpence None the Richerâ€¬ and â€ªLeigh Nashâ€¬.