// Davy Simony
Davy Simony is an alternative folk-roots singer-songwriter originating from Cairns. With influences that span from Jack Johnson to The Beautiful Girls, Simony’s work is defined by his grounded and heartfelt style of songwriting. His live work is a sight not to be missed, boasting a ‘one-man-band’ type energy, as Simony takes to guitar, vocals, stomp box, tambourine and loop pedal.
Q&A, with Davy (singer, guitarist)Define your genre in five words or less:
folk-rootsHow long have you been writing and playing music? Was there a song or moment that first inspired you?
I started writing music the middle of 2008, when some friends asked me to sing a battle of the bands with them. We wrote a song, performed it, and won that battle of the bands.If you could travel back in time and show one of your musical heroes your stuff, who would it be and why?
Jeff Buckley. Because I believe he would appreciate it.What are your favourite venues?
Miss Libertine The Evelyn Hotel The Tanks Art Centre Kuranda AmphitheatreWhat is your most memorable gig (playing or watching)?
Watching Angus and Julia Stone performing at The Tanks in Cairns.