Nate Erickson plays lead guitar for Distant Edge. He has been playing since 5th grade when he was introduced to the guitar as a Christmas present. Ever since his passion for music has only grown as shown in Distant Edge's energetic live shows. When he's not performing, he enjoys writing and composing music. One of his favorite quotes comes from Eric Songer the band's middle school band director, Eric Songer.
"Those who enjoy music, enjoy life. Those who create music, create a meaningful life."