Tony James Shevlin is a singer-songwriter living in the East of England. Music has enabled Tony to travel all over the world. Highlights include schmoozing with Bill Graham in New York; performing in Dubai “before it became a holiday destination for footballers”; being invited to Surfers’ Paradise, Australia to accept an award and perform his song If I Can Help You; having his song Cut Me (I’ll bleed like any man) chosen by Amnesty International as its International Anthem of Peace; listening to Peter Buck as he added mandolin to the song Deja Vu, which Tony was asked to write for the Troggs/ REM collaboration Athens Andover. Tony currently writes and performs with acoustic six-piece groove outfit Serenity Zest.
The Beatles; The Eagles; the Rolling Stones; John Hiatt; Ray Davies; Hank Williams; Billy Joel; Little Feat; Paul Rogers; Jack Bruce; Eric Clapton; David Bowie; Bill Withers; Donny Hathaway; Diane Warren; Tom Petty; Neil Finn; Chuck Berry