Member since: 2017-04-26 Home: Buffalo, NY, US Frequently Tours: yes # of Members: 1 Sound Equipment: Available if needed Main Instrument: Vocals, acoustic guitar Other Instruments: harmonica Genre: Contemporary Folk, Americana Style: Varied Content: well crafted songs Rating: G - PG
"a rare voice for the actual struggling everyday people of this world--not filtered through legend or tradition, but as actually and personally experienced" - Sarah Craig, Manager, Caffe Lena
"One of these artists who takes a modicum of musical coal and squeezes it hard enough to produce some diamonds is the acclaimed singer-songwriter Davey O who has supported many top tier artists throughout his career. His new ten-song collection “…a bright horizon line,” is a continuation of this concise singer-songwriter’s testament of absorbing story songs." - John Apice, No Depression
Recommendations from hosts
August, 2015 - "Davey O's second concert at the Haven was charming. The audience really related to his lyrics and his stories. He is an authentic voice of the 21st century!" (A. Henderson)
Equal parts songwriter and storyteller, Buffalo’s Davey O. has been recognized on a national level for his past two CD releases with multiple honors among the “best of“ lists of several Folk & Roots radio stations, and as a 2013 New Folk Finalist at the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival. Davey has also earned the respect of his peers for his incredible work ethic, performing between 120 - 140 dates per year, and for his constant dedication to the art of song craft. With a journalist’s eye for...