zach zurn // singer | songwriter | producer



Zach Zurn is a singer, songwriter, and producer from Rochester, Minnesota. He has a love for reverb, offset guitars, honest songwriting, and clever lyricism. He seeks to create beautiful, thoughtful, and inspiring music.

Zach is inspired by artists like Ólafur Arnalds, Death Cab for Cutie, Kevin Garrett, Sleeping At Last, The Ember Days, My Epic, Jack Garratt, Canopy Climbers, The Japanese House, Polyenso, Tom Misch, Mutemath, and Copeland.

Zach has played in several cities including London, England, Kansas City, Houston, Minneapolis, Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, and Louisville at various music venues and festivals.

Zach is available for commissioned songwriting, session/studio work, live performances, co-writing, production work, workshops, mixing, mastering and more.

Zach plays guitars, keyboards, and vocals in Author and also owns, operates, and produces at Carpet Booth Studios in Rochester, Minnesota.


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Zach owns, operates, and produces at Carpet Booth Studios located in downtown Rochester, Minnesota. Besides producing out of his own studio, Zach has experience in and is available to work out of other quality studios.


"With the short time I spent with Zach in the studio, it was immediately clear that his focus, talent and charisma will likely take him down a successful path." - Mark Heimermann, Grammy, Dove, & ASCAP Award Winning Producer
"Zach has been a great musician to work with. He took good direction on the content we were looking for with a great understanding and quick grasp of our curation process. He was easy to work with as far as getting deliverables and we’re thrilled to have him as part of our library!" - Song Freedom, Music Licensing Platform
"It has been an honor working with Zach at Carpet Booth Studios. The passion and genuine care he has for music, and mine personally, is awe-inspiring. Zach has a willingness to bring my true visions to life with whatever means necessary, and he has the education, knowledge, experience, and passion to bring competitive quality to my sounds. I highly recommend his space and knowledge." - VILD, Recording Artist / Songwriter
"I recently completed a songwriting session with Zach. His professional fusion of creativity, patience, and cleverness exceeded my expectations. I'm walking away feeling sharpened and excited to build this project with Zach's expertise laced through out the entire process." - Emily Brandt, Songwriter
"We had an idea to create an original song for Rochester. That's all it was — an idea. Then Zach came along and turned that idea into a creation of enduring quality. He gave the city an anthem that we can all relate to and be proud of." - Sean Baker, Founder & Chief Editor of The Med City Beat
"We have had the pleasure to work with Zach Zurn at a show he played for us recently. Zach's vocals and full range of sound was refreshing and a joy to host at our venue. In a world of options we made the right one asking Zach to play a show with us. He was professional and prompt in his communication and also delivered a great show. We can't wait to have him back!" - The Blind Munchies, Music Venue
"Zach is extremely accommodating and adaptable to the venue.  He offers great music with a humble heart and he is engaging with the crowd." - Love Out Loud Music Festival