Joshua Samuelsen

Chico, CA, United States

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  • musician, photographer, human
  • B.A. in International Communication
  • No hometown listed
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About Me


share music, ideas with a wide variety of people


I like folk music, electronic music, playing guitar, adventuring internally and in the outside world, languages. I grew up in london and have lived in various places in the states (new mexico, northern california..) I like to look at the funny side of life and I think most things in life are best looked at while half-chuckling.


treat others as you would like to be treated. one man's freedom ends where another begins

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


sharing, learning, listening, adapting..staying open. learning how to interact with different people


i have met many good people who invited me into their lives and homes, and i have done the same.


guitar, harmonica, banjo, house music, dancing, being free, photography laughing, friendship, openness, bodywork

Music, Movies, and Books

dan bern, cake, greg brown, fila brasilia, acoustic alchemy, bright eyes, jackson browne, mississippi john hurt, funky breaks..

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

multi day solo hikes in trinity alps, nothern cal, sangre de cristo mtns, new mexico, ishi wilderness in northern cal, brecon beacons in wales. played on stage at festival in Siberia twice. adventured in tuva (home of throat singers), help build photography program in mexico. learnt the basics of the 75- tai chi form lao jia yi lu in chen village in china

Teach, Learn, Share

happy to teach beginning guitar, qi gong, yoga. have been called 'jack of all hippy trades' which i took as a complement. would like to work on languages, learn bodywork (shiatsu, thai)

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Guatemala, Switzerland

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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