Eric Turner (born November 1, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter who currently resides in Sweden. He is the lead singer in the band Street Fighting Man and also a music teacher. Eric Turner was born in Boston, and attended Boston College High School. Eric Turner was a teacher of international English school Järfälla in Sweden and taught math. He attended McGill University in Canada, where he studied biochemistry. Eric is an accomplished visual artist as well. Eric has a brother, Nicholas Turner, who lives in Boston, his mother teaches Fashion Design at Quincy High School.