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Corfu Farmer’s Market Opening Day with Davey O.!!

July 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Village of Corfu kicks off its 2024 Farmer’s Market season in the parking lot of Corfu United Presbyterian Church with a variety of vendors, and live music from Buffalo based singer-songwriter, Davey O.!!!
Davey O. is an award winning and critically acclaimed singer-songwriter based in Buffalo, NY. His work has been recognized by his selection as a New Folk Songwriting Finalist at the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival in 2013, as a 2015 Finalist in the 32nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest, and as a 2016 & 2017 nominee for the Sportsmen’s Americana Music Foundation Jim Lauderdale Songwriter of the Year Award.
His 2017 release, “A Bright Horizon Line” was well received by radio and by music publications around the globe, debuting as a Top 20 album on the Folk DJ Charts, and receiving glowing reviews in several music publications, including the pages of what is considered to be “the journal of Roots Music” – No Depression magazine. ��
His previous release, “No Passengers” (2014), was counted among the Top 100 Contemporary Folk Albums of 2014 on the Roots Music Reports, and among the “Best of 2014” lists of WHRW (Binghamton, NY), WAMC (Albany, NY), The Sundilla Radio Hour (Auburn, AL), WMSC (Montclair, NJ), Radio Crystal Blue (Tacoma, WA), WVPE (Elkhart, IN).��
Since June of 2020, Davey has been releasing new music via his website under the title of “The Share Project”, with all download proceeds donated to FeedMore WNY – his local food bank.
In August of 2023, Davey released a new 6 song EP titled “Some Days”, which has been receiving positive press in notable music publications such as “Americana Highways”, steady airplay on Folk and Roots radio throughout the Northeastern & Midwestern U.S., and was selected as a 2023 favorite by Folk DJ’s Charlie Silvestri of NJ based podcast “Up Close & Acoustic”, and Kelly Walker, host of the nationally syndicated NPR show, “The Sundilla Radio Hour”.
Davey currently resides in the Buffalo suburb of Amherst, NY with his partner Sheila, and their cats Lola and Bigsby.��
For more info, please visit – www.daveyo.com 
This project is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Regrant Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered by GO ART!

Details

Date:
July 8
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Organizer

Corfu Farmer’s Market
Email
corfufarmersmarket@gmail.com

Other

Site-wide Community Regrant Event?
Yes

Venue

Corfu United Presbyterian Church
63 Alleghany Road
Corfu, 14036 United States
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