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The Selkies / Bio

Kerrville New Folk Finalist (2012) & Award-Winning songwriter Eric Colville and muse Stella D'Maris harmonize, tell jokes, and perform Colville's smartly-crafted songs along with a few well-chosen, tasty covers, traditional tunes, and songs from Ms D'maris. Along with top-notch drummer Geza Carr ( Anais Mitchell's Hadestown, etc ), and Pete Ianitto on upright bass the Selkies stir up a refreshing mix of folk and pop, rock with old-timey twang, bossanova, reggae, and country sounds that are sure to please.

Some of Eric's awards and accolades this season include being chosen as a New Folk Finalist and the famous and fun Kerrville Folk Festival, Finalist for " The Dash" at this years UpComing New England Songwriting Festival ( July 26-29, Hiram, Me ) and Finalist for " Bookstore Blues" in the upcoming Dallas Songwriting Contest.

Other recent awards and accolades Include:
Great American Songwriting Contest :
1st place singer-songwriter category for "End of War"
& USA Songwriting Competition honorable mention, lyrics category for "Where You Go"
as well as an invite to play Nashville's famous BlueBird Cafe.

We Hope to See You Soon, Hope you are enjoying your summer, and We Hope the Good News Keeps Coming.
xo }} selkies..........

General Info

Band Members
eric colville, stella d'maris, geza carr, pete iannito
Artist Name
The Selkies
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/theselkies
Genres
Folk / Alt.Country / Singer-Songwriter

Contact Info

Location
Ipswich, MA

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