Originally from Lethbridge, Alberta, Taylor Ackerman is currently residing in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Introduced to rhythm and music by his mother, a career dance teacher,  training as a dancer himself and performing in theatres across western-Canada throughout his youth.  He has been actively gigging since age 14 with a passion, and understanding of roots, rock, and blues music developing as a member of the bands Treeline, Toques & Beards, Hurtin’, Juxtaposers, and Scott Macleod. A gifted multi-instrumentalist Taylor studied classical music at the University of Lethbridge, specializing in percussion, and earned a Bachelor of Music in 2012. 

His latest project Taylor Ackerman's Global Acid Reset will release their debut EP RUIN LUST fall 2017.