VEO

VEO

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VEO is a songwriter/producer from the Seattle area who writes accessible yet thought-provoking Alternative music in the vein of The Killers, Radiohead, and Coldplay. His latest records feature the vocal talents of Zach Davidson (Vendetta Red, Siren's Sister) and the Total Experience Gospel Choir.

Biography

VEO is a songwriter/producer from the Seattle area who writes accessible yet thought-provoking Alternative music suggesting comparisons to a wide variety of artists including Radiohead, Coldplay, The Killers, The Smashing Pumpkins, Sunny Day Real Estate, The Cure, Tears For Fears, and others. He has released five full-length albums under a variety of project titles, most notably Imaginary Maps and Purefoy.

VEO's latest records are Mer Noire and Avion, both of which feature vocals by Zach Davidson of Vendetta Red (Epic Records) and Siren's Sister (The Control Group). Zach Davidson is one the Northwest's most charismatic and notable frontmen, and can be frequently seen burning up the stage at popular Northwest venues with his current project Siren's Sister. A veteran of countless tours including five sojourns to Europe and appearances on the Vans Warped Tour, Zach Davidson's Bronze selling band Vendetta Red (www.vendettared.com) was a darling of the Alternative press and a favorite with Emo kids everywhere.

Other notable guest appearances on VEO's Avion include the Northwest's own Total Experience Gospel Choir (www.totalexperiencegospelchoir.org) and Benjamin Verdoes of Seattle's In Praise Of Folly (www.lujorecords.com).

VEO's music has been in hailed in reviews as hailed in reviews as "superb," "very solid," "extremely unique," "dense, dark and beautiful," and "lush.". He is the recipient of numerous awards, is endorsed by Knucklehead Guitar Strings, and recently had his music featured in the SXSW selection and Ebert/Roper "Video Pick of The Week," "A Lawyer Walks Into A Bar" (www.alawyerwalksintoabar.com/home.html).

Discography

Imaginary Maps - Imaginary Maps (2003)

[received radio play on KEXP (http://kexp.org) and KNDD (www.1077theend.com)]

Imaginary Maps - Avion (2004)

Purefoy - Another Hollow Victory

[received radio play on KEXP (http://kexp.org) and The Fevered Brain Radio Network (http://www.thefeveredbrainofradiomike.com/)]

VEO - Avion (2008/TBD)

VEO - Mer Noire (2008/TBD)