What people are saying about Peter Calo

"Calo wears a lot of hats ..."
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- Alison Rooney - Philipstown.info
"Peter's guitar needs no limelight… Peter is an extreme virtuoso, and he's so easygoing, which keeps things relaxed onstage," Ms. Simon said in a phone interview. "He can improvise better than anyone, I think, and when he solos it always seems to be a natural thing. Often I'll use him to double me when I'm playing guitar, and he's able to do that and not shine. He can take a back seat as well as a front seat" read more …
- Thomas Staudter - New York Times
"Peter Calo… is a & masterful guitarist… is also a globally minded musician who has come into his own as a singer… witness his exquisite new album, 'Wired to the moon.'" read more …
- Steve Morse - The Boston Globe
"Peter should be heard and appreciated. What a joy and what a find!"
- Carly Simon
"Peter Calo stands out as an exceptionally versatile and accomplished talent on the crowded music scene. As a composer, he invents fresh, lyrical melodies for his guitar, and the man can sing anything! Listening to his music is a total pleasure."
- Joyce Kulhawik - Entertainment WBZ - TV 4 Boston
"You really get something for your money when you purchase a Peter Calo album, because you end up listening to the music over and over. I can't help but hum along to Peter's awesome interpretations of popular music from the past, and the unique pacing of his own compositions makes them truly engaging. These are NOT 'cookie cutter' songs."
- Kevin Blackstone - Station Manager, WVVS
Great voice, great songs, great ideas…
- Time Out – London
"One of the most engaging and refreshing soloists on the music scene."
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- The Providence Journal
"For some time now Calo has been an underground phenomenon but his songwriting skills, dynamite vocals and blistering guitar have nudged this master musician into the limelight… Calo and his band of six present its mix of blues, funk, and world beat… "
- The Boston Globe
"… your performance leaves me speechless… I remain inspired and thankful to have had the pleasure enjoying your very beautiful and personable performance, thanks!
- Sean Patrick Murphy WMFO
"Calo's songwriting, guitar playing, and vocal skills provide the backbone and are the catalyst for the band… Calo is one of the most engaging performers in the biz."
- Time Out Magazine- London
"CAPE ANN is … a thoroughly delightful disc… send another we wore out the first."
- Julis Figueras - Music Director – WEVO
"CAPE ANN is a beautiful compilation of instrumental acoustic guitar led songs by Bostonian Peter Calo. It seems to trigger free-form images in your mind as you releax with it and let go."
- New England Performer
"Plays an inventive, engrossing lead!"
- The Boston Globe"
Guitarist Peter Calo offered some of the most interesting writing and playing of the evening; offering some original perspectives on some well - traveled roads."
- The Boston Globe
"Thanks for "CAPE ANN"! It's wonderful. I featured it on the morning show and gets great comments."
- Cathy Kaelin - Production Supervisor - WERU Maine
"Indisputably talented… "
Sweet Potato Magazine
"We at main events would like to congratulate you on making the WGBH T Party a Success! Your performance was particularly Outstanding!
Pamela Shuman - Events Coordinator

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