Unlike the ragamuffin, cow-tipping country-boy folk personas, Flynn was raised in a family of musical dramatists, including a father who instilled in him a love of songwriters such as Cole Porter and Irving Berlin. A choirboy who began his classical-music education with a violin scholarship at age six, Flynn logged time at the same boarding school attended by Lily Allen and the Kooks' Luke Pritchard. He also went on tour with an all-male... More >>>