Zach Ashton was raised near seaside town of Indian Rocks Beach on the Gulf of Mexico. A self taught musician, Ashton gravitated towards the guitar and began composing original works at the age of 18. His career as an international recording artist started by way of Brazil, where he lived and worked for 7 years. Zach Ashton has recorded 5 studio albums and performed for live audiences of 20k+ and television audiences of 11 million. He has shared the stage with Grammy winners and has had his works published in Brazil, Germany, Japan, Italy and other regions throughout the word. His most recent album, People & Places was recorded in Rome and is due for release in 2016.