Parker Smith grew up in Washington, he has been playing music ever since he can remember. He started playing shows when he was 12 and has not stopped since. Found old time and traditional music when he was 16 and quickly fell in love with it, When he was 16 he started to get itchy feet and move around, and has spent most his years since then travelling the country picking up songs, traditions, and history wherever he could. In the winter of 2014 he as passing through Arizona when he stumbled across Prescott. He was busking on Whiskey Row when he got convinced to stick around for a while. he has since spent his time gathering 78 rpm records out of the woodwork, playing with local musicians and playing shows around northern Arizona.