Daniel Kim Ethridge is a member of touring act, Troubadour Blue, and a full time songwriter in Nashville, Tennessee. A lifelong musician and songwriter; Ethridge spent his formative years in Austin, TX, cutting his teeth in clubs and listening rooms in the central Texas area. At seventeen, he moved to Nashville to pursue his dream of being a touring artist and songwriter. Since his move in 2013, Ethridge has gone on to appear on American Idol, win the prestigious Texas Songwriter U competition in 2018, hosted by legendary songwriters, Jack Ingram, Liz Rose, and Shawn Camp, and play festivals across the US, ranging from Bonnaroo to SXSW. Ethridge’s writing style has Texas roots while clearly reflecting the tricks of the trade picked up while honing his craft in Nashville, TN.