Born in Lake Charles, LA , raised in Texas and Wyoming, Patrick Adams began his music career at an early age while playing in the junior high school band. Continuing with band into high school, Patrick found the guitar after a Hank Williams, JR concert and got one the very next day. Patrick started writing songs about age 14 and hasn't stopped since. He found a love and a knack for songwriting. Forming Patrick Adams and the Hired Gun Band in 2000, they play covers and original country and rock music. The Hired Gun Band has opened for Chris LeDoux, Ty England, Eddie Raven and played all over the Intermountain west.