"DAVY ALREADY HAS A RECOGNISABLE STYLE - THE GUNSLINGER OF THE 21ST CENTURY" ~ PETER FRAMPTON"
"MY FAVE MODERN BLUESMAN " ~ JOE SATRIANI
At only 32, the ferocious Isle of Man-born guitarist/singer/songwriter Davy Knowles has just been signed as a ‘MASCOT Recording Artist’ , expanding his list of already impressive achievements he now joins the biggest internationl stable of Blues Rock Axemen!
Davy burst onto the scene in 2007 with his band ‘Back Door Slam’, garnering rave reviews, national US tv (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Good Morning America), extensive triple-A radio airplay, and 2 top 5 Billboard Blues charting albums. Since then he's released 2 more studio albums, 2014’s ‘The Outsider’ and 2016’s ‘Three Miles From Avalon’, which also hit the top 5 and EP, ‘1932’, showcasing his talents on a 1932 National acoustic guitar, in 2017.
Davy has put in ’10,000 hours’ on the road with The Who, Jeff Beck, Gov’t Mule, Lynrd Skynrd, Kid Rock, Joe Bonamassa, Sonny Landreth, Peter Frampton, Joe Satriani, “It’s your job to be the worst player in the room, and absorb like a sponge” he says of sharing the stage with his heroes. In 2010, he became the first musician in HISTORY to play live directly to the International Space Station from Mission Control in Houston !
“I am excited to join the ranks at MASCOT Records, a label I’ve admired and been a fan of for a long time, I feel honored to be included in their incredible roster, and am excited to knuckle down and make some great music in2020 "