World's Largest Portuguese Feast - New Bedford Ma
Craig Demelo has been playing the feast each year since 2011 either solo or full band. From NB, teaches English at NBHS by day, plays local gigs 2 – 3 times per week by night.
Winner of Limelight Magazine’s male vocalist of the year award, Craig DeMelo (a/k/a The Whiskey Poet) has made a name for himself in New England and beyond as a versatile, passionate, and eclectic singer/songwriter, who can spin a ballad, paint a picture, blast out a rock song, or even freestyle.
He has been playing stages with his 5 member band from coast-to-coast since 2002 and opened for several National Acts along the way. Craig has also played showcases in NYC for Atlantic Records, John Mayer’s manager, and Dave Matthews’ manager.
The Big Break: Craig DeMelo
Big Break finalist is Craig DeMelo performing "Flash". on WPRI 12's "The Rhode Show"
Web Site: http://thewhiskeypoet.com/