This is Nate Maruso.

NateBorn Nathan Samuel Maruso on December 16th, 1986, Nate is an American multi-instrumentalist; musician, singer and songwriter. He was born in Trenton, New Jersey. He started playing guitar at the age of twelve and later taught himself drums, bass, and piano.

He studied Jazz Improvisation, Electronic Music Synthesis, Music History, and Theory while at the University of Pennsylvania.

In 2011, Nathan joined the United States Peace Corps and was assigned to the Southern African country of Botswana.  While in Botswana, he recorded and produced musicians from countries such as Zimbabwe, Reunion Island, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Mozambique, and Botswana as well as playing in several local bands, playing music from traditional African Jazz to local versions of Heavy Metal.

He currently resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  He works as a studio instrumentalist and producer for local/international artists, while working on his own productions.