Aaron Zimmer has built a sizable grassroots following in and around his hometown of Lincoln, NE. His powerful voice and guitar playing cause it to keep growing. Not to mention, he seems to be right at home on stage. "One thing that really struck me about Zimmer was the ease and professionalism in which he executes his onstage banter. He keeps the crowd interested, excited, and manages to keep an air of “I’m the entertainer” about him while still talking to the crowd as if they are all close friends..." said a columnist from slamomaha.com about Zimmer's live performance.
Zimmer first picked up a stringed instrument at the age of 13, and by the time he was 16 was playing regularly at the legendary Zoo Bar in Lincoln. "We'd be playing on a Thursday night and my first period teacher would be in the audience putting away Jack and Cokes all night...it was cool!" he laughs.
After high school, Zimmer left for college not far from home to Concordia University in Seward, NE. "I liked