firekid Performs "Magic Mountain" at Gibson Guitars Showroom — Exclusive Video

Today, AcousticNation.com presents the exclusive premiere of firekid's recent live acoustic performance of "Magic Mountain" at the Gibson Showroom.

The track is from the Nashville-based singer/guitarist’s self-titled debut album—firekid—which was released September 25 via Atlantic Records.

The brainchild of Dillon Hodges, firekid has fast earned praise for his transcendent fusion of country, indie, folk, bluegrass and Southern rock. The Alabama-born Hodges proved a prodigy upon first picking up the guitar, winning the National Flat Pick Guitar Championship as a 17-year-old high-school senior, the second-youngest person to ever win the competition.

firekid is available now through iTunes and (opens in new tab)Google Play.

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Damian Fanelli
Editor-in-Chief, Guitar World

Damian is Editor-in-Chief of Guitar World magazine. In past lives, he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor. He's written liner notes for major-label releases, including Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Complete Epic Recordings Collection' (Sony Legacy) and has interviewed everyone from Yngwie Malmsteen to Kevin Bacon (with a few memorable Eric Clapton chats thrown into the mix). Damian, a former member of Brooklyn's The Gas House Gorillas (opens in new tab), was the sole guitarist in Mister Neutron (opens in new tab), a trio that toured the U.S. and released three albums (opens in new tab). He now plays in two NYC-area bands.