Q and A: The Ballad of William Beckmann

Q and A: The Ballad of William Beckmann

BY JAMES ROBERTSON

William Beckmann’s songwriting style is definitely what some people would call “old school” — he writes his songs on a typewriter.

Beckmann is reminiscent of an older generation of songwriters. He types out songs on a typewriter and carries the finished work around in a leather suitcase. Beckmann has captured country artists and audiences alike through the power and authenticity of his songs.

Singer-songwriter Beckmann recently signed with Randy Rogers’ management company Big Blind Management. The Daily Texan caught up with Beckmann to talk about his journey as a musician.

William Beckmann: From Del Rio To Nashville

William Beckmann: From Del Rio To Nashville

By: Alan Mercer

William Beckmann was raised on the Mexican border in the town of Del Rio, Texas. At an early age, he discovered his passion for writing songs and performing. The 24-year-old singer considers his music to be a blend between Traditional Country and Americana, and often writes songs that are reflective of his small-town upbringing.