Craymo is a passionate Orlando singer/songwriter who brings a positive and upbeat approach to today's music. Craymo's world peace electronic/reggae song "One Love, One World" is a featured song on a United Nations website www.newsongsforpeace.org Craymo Music, BMI and Moho Music, ASCAP just licensed the theme song "Lookin Good Feelin Good" for the indie film Miss Castaway starring Eric Roberts. Michael Jackson and Charlie Schlatter. He also co-wrote the theme song for the reality show "Sinbad's Reality U!" Music Connection Magazine called his first EP "moody and contemporary." Combining the sounds of guitar driven Modern Rock, Dance and Pop, Craymo weaves a blend of catchy hooks, melodies and textured harmonies that linger in your mind long after the songs are over. His influences include The Cars, George Michael, David Bowie, Morrissey, U2 and The Beatles.
Craymo has songs licensed in three indie films. His song "Static Surfer" is featured in the new series "JBay."
Love You More is a retro rock jam with elements of early Beatles, Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley and The Romantics! This song is going to be the radio single of the year!
Moment It Gets Better is featured on the Deuce Radio Show, internationally syndicated on over 35 radio stations!
My songs have been heard on television and have been featured in the indie films Culture Shock, Lucky Dog, Gabe The Cupid Dog, Leaving Hollywood and Super Southern Sweet Sixteen among others.
"One Love One World echoes of George Harrison" Broadjam.com
"a melancholy sex dream!" Make A Star.com
"The New York native brilliantly combines guitar driven modern rock with dance to bring forth a unique pop/punk sound that cannot be explained, but only experienced." The Industry Resource
"moody and contemporary" Music Connection Magazine
"Blur meets Duran Duran" Garageband.com
"?makes my blood rock" The Nastyman radio DJ, LA, San Diego, Denver
This passionate singer/songwriter brings a positive and upbeat approach to today's music. Combining the sounds of Modern Rock, Pop and Dance, Craymo weaves a blend of catchy hooks, melodies and textured harmonies that linger in your mind long after the songs are over. He recently releasd his debut CD Cosmos on his own label One Love One World Recds. Craymo's early influences include David Bowie, The Cars, Morrissey, The Cure, The Beatles, Duran Duran, U2, George Michael and Robbie Williams. Coming from a small town in upstate New York he fell in love with songs "that take you on a journey to another place." Craymo is a sensitive artist whose songs speak of real life experiences and emotions. Craymo began his career as a radio and nightclub DJ, the club he was working for went bankrupt, bouncing his last two paychecks, got evicted from his apartment and was homeless for six months living in his compact Mazda car. To help lift his spirits from his circumstances he wrote his song
"One Love, One World," a song for world peace and tolerance, which is currently featured on the United Nations project website www.newsongsforpeace.org Craymo appeared on the original Star Search '89 with Ed McMahon. He was a finalist for best international song in the 2010 Australian Music Oz Awards and semi-finalist in the 2010 UK Songwriting Competition, pop category, for his song "Passion For Fashion." Craymo has been a semi-finalist in Unisong, won the online song competition at Make A Star.com with his song "Love Me Or Leave Me" and won 2nd place in the Remaking The Hit Contest at Goodnight Kiss Music Publishing for his version of "Sara Smile" by Hall& Oates. Craymo and his band have played the LA club scene, opening a show for Smashmouth and has licensed songs in several indie film soundtracks including Miss Castaway (Silly Movie 2) with Eric Roberts and Michael Jackson, That Darn Bear, with Ed Begley Jr.,Super Southern Sweet Sixteen, My Dog's Christmas Miracle, Diary Of An Ex-Child Star, Paper Thin Immortals and Accidents Can Happen which stars Corbin Bernson and Debra Wilson (MADTV). Craymo also recently co-wrote the theme song for the reality show "Sinbad's Reality U." Other TV placements include ESPN, ABC Family,TLC, CBS Sports, The Orlando Citrus Parade and Chris and John To the Rescue (Canada). Craymo's song "Static Surfer" made the top 10 three times on the punk charts at Broadjam.com! "Drive In Picture Sho" made it to #2 at New Artist Radio.net! Craymo Music, BMI, USA email: craymoDR@aol.com Websites: http://www.craymo.com http://www.myspace.com/craymo http://www.reverbnation.com/craymo