Sam Richardson, 21 from Truro, was captivated by music at a young age, which continued through to his student life.
Sam said: “I began listening and appreciating music at an early age. I was especially a fan of the stories and imagery of Bruce Springsteen’s music and it had, and still has an impact on me and the way I write.”
The Truro College student, grabbed every music opportunity, from setting up his own college band to studying A Level Music Technology and Music Performance Level 3 Diploma.
From performing in a teenage band, Sam went on to perform alongside the lead singer of Snow Patrol, Gary Lightbody, to an exclusive audience including film stars, Patrick Stewart, Jeremy Irons, Bianca Jagger and the band Kaiser Chiefs, among others.