Chris Koza is a songwriter/musician living and working in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where the diverse climate, the mighty Mississippi River and the balance of both city and rural communities offer continued inspiration. Both solo and with his band Rogue Valley, Koza has released over a dozen albums, firmly rooted in Americana music, with influences drawing from folk, acoustic, classic rock, experimental electronic-pop and singer-songwriter. Koza’s music appears in film and TV shows, including Fox's The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, A&E's Bates Motel, ABC’s General Hospital, and MTV’s Jersey Shore. As a performer, Koza has toured the US, and has performed in Germany, Iceland and the UK. He has supported nationally renowned artists such as Brandi Carlile, Ingrid Michaelson, The Jayhawks, Stephen Kellogg, I'm With Her, and Dan Wilson.