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John Savage

John Savage

Singer Songwriter / Acoustic Rock / Roots Rock Waterville, NY  US



  • 2014

    Nov 8

    Utica, NY, US | 12:00pm

    Riggies ‘N Rock! The Stanley is proud to announce it’s very own tasty fundraiser: Riggies ‘N Rock! Join us in celebrating Central New York’s favorite culinary and music combination on Saturday, November 8th from Noon until 4 p.m. Riggies and Rock lovers will make their way through the Stanley Theatre’s Lobby, Mezzanine, and Tolles Gallery South Wings tasting Riggies from the area’s best restaurants while enjoying local acoustic Rock. Musicians from "The Other Guys" of Soundbarrier, Wicked, along with Jon Liebing, John Savage, the Justice McBride Duo and others will provide the entertainment during live acoustic sets. While enjoying the Riggies 'N Rock say hello to the comet's mascot Audie and members of the Comettes! For one day, Riggies ‘N Rock will bring the ultimate Utica cuisine together with the music that we all love: Acoustic Rock! Entertainment Schedule: 12 p.m. - "The Other Guys" from Soundbarrier 12:30 p.m. - Wicked (unplugged) 1pm - Justice McBride Duo 1:30pm - John Keller 2pm - John Savage, Georege Deveney, and Dan Porter 3pm - Jon Liebing Participating Restaurants Include: Ancora! Bella Regina Daniele's at Valley View Michael T's Restaurant Mr. McGill's O'scugnizzo's Papa Joe's Restaurant Route 69 Steakhouse Secret Garden Teddy's The Savoy Tiny's Grill

  • 2011

    Aug 3

    Waterville, NY, US | 7:00pm

    Filling in with Blueprints in the park

  • 2011

    Jul 13

    Waterville, NY, US | 7:00pm

    John Savage Bank featuring George Deveny, David Liddy, Dan Porter and Bob Holz.

  • 2011

    Jul 6

    Utica, NY, US | 6:00pm

    Wednesday night on the deck with John Savage, George Deveny and David Liddy


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  • Bob Holz (Artist)
    Bob Holz
    Great site!
  • Randy Case (Artist)
    Randy Case
    Rag Man what an awesome tune amazing slide guitar/ yeah!!!!! Really good players!
  • Bob Holz (Artist)
    Bob Holz
    Great artist! Have a listen...


  • KAC with George Deveny, Dan Porter and Daryl Matteson
  • Artwork by Heather Savage


Sounds Like: Little Feat, Allman Brothers Band, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison (Official), Lynard Skynard

Label: Unsigned

Bio: John Savage is a singer/songwriter with over 30 years experience performing in the Upstate New York area. John owns and operates Savage Studio, and his self-titled release John Savage has topped the charts on MP3, receiving over one million plays since its release in 1998.

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“John Savage releases Self Titled CD produced by George Deveny. With local Upstate NY slide guitarist George Deveny producing, the project includes a veteran upstate New York Musicians including David Olson, Daryl Matteson, Steve Wargo and Frankie Talerico. Frankie’s keys and Deveny’s soulful slide are the perfect compliment for Savage’s acoustic rhythms. Olson and bassist Steve Wargo’s rhythm tracks provide an eclectic backdrop; from swampy grooves to jazzy brushwork, the tracks are guaranteed to please. Topping the charts and stations on MP3.com, the tracks received some favorable comments on the site such as: “… a solid blues tunesmith with a unique twist & intelligence that sets him above that genre…insightful lyrics and a strong resonant vocal” “His vocals are strong and believable, very Van Morrisinish” “interesting and emotional songs you will love hearing in any setting…” “…..The Rag man is destined to become a classic….””

— Various, John Savage CD press release

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