Simon Linsteadt is a singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and producer living in Midcoast Maine. Since 2013 he has released eight albums as a solo artist and singer-songwriter/guitarist of the band Steep Ravine. He has toured extensively throughout the US and beyond, performing at venues including The Fillmore, Great American Music Hall, The Freight and Salvage, and many more. His most recent work as a composer includes a collection of songs commissioned for NPR's This American Life, and commercial scoring and sound design for creative production company 1st Ave Machine. His music has been streamed over 5 million times, and is featured on the prominent playlist Classic Acoustic. His April 2021 album, Gualala, is a nine-song collection of folk-pop with twinkling traces of electronica, anchored by his signature melodic core.