Adam Knight is a dynamic, soulful, and versatile guitarist. He is most passionate about the styles of jazz and funk. Adam earned degrees is in jazz performance from Georgia State University in his hometown of Atlanta, GA and New England Conservatory in Boston, MA. Since 2008 he has been on the music faculty at the University of South Carolina Upstate. From 2006-2010 Adam was a member of the Atlanta-based pop/rock band GOLDEN. GOLDEN performed at venues and festivals all across the Southeast including the 2006 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. In addition to major market radio play, GOLDEN’s music has been placed on episodes of MTV’s, The Real World and Road Rules. Adam is now heavily involved with Earsight, an original, high-energy funk/jazz project he formed in 2011. Earsight released their self-titled debut album in May 2015. Earsight’s music has been featured on SC/NC radio station WNCW, 88.7. In addition to leading his own jazz trio, Adam is the guitarist in the Greenville Jazz Collective Big Band, a contemporary jazz orchestra based in Greenville, SC. The GJC Big Band recently released their debut album, “Welcome to Earth," which features Adam’s composition, “City of Roswell." Adam is on the music faculty at Clemson University and USC Upstate. You can also find Adam performing with his jazz trio at festivals, venues, and events around the Southeast.