Iron and Wine is the moniker of one Samuel Beam, a singer and songwriter from South Carolina. Since 2002 Beam has crafted intimate, earnest indie folk characterized by vividly poetic lyrics, melancholy yet uplifting melodies and a plaintively distinct vocal delivery. His poignant and wistful songs radiate a sincerity not often heard in indie rock, marking Beam as the genuine article and winning him a devout following.
Sam Beam was born on July 26, 1974 outside Columbia, South Carolina. He attended school in Richmond, Virginia, earning a BA in art, before moving to Tallahassee, Florida to attend film school.... Read More