"...Jerry DeMeo, with his multifaceted personality, brings to the table of any concert goer, not only great singing and original songs, but he's like having a relative perform at your table. He's both witty and funny, and he brings a friend and family milieu to any venue that he performs at..."
Michael "Eppy" Epstein
-Partner at Road Warrior Entertainment, New York, N.Y.
-Former Owner/Operator of My Father's Place, Roslyn, N.Y.
-Long Island Music Hall of Fame Inductee
***CD NEWS UPDATE: Jerry's debut CD is…"served up acoustic, seasoned with spicy electric... "Headin' East Headin' West" is a little bit country, a taste of rhythm and blues, throw in a bossa and you have this delicious stew."
You can preview it and purchase downloads or the physical CD on the MUSIC tab. "Headin' East Headin' West" is also available on ITunes, CD Baby, Amazon and many other fine music distributers.
In addition, there is a FREE download of a new song, "A Fifth of You". Feel free to share the tune with friends.
***RADIO INTERVIEWS: On Friday, May 2, 2014, Michael Mand interviewed Jerry on his show, the St. James infirmary, at www.owwrny.org, SUNY College at Old Westbury web radio, Westbury, N.Y. They played tracks from "Headin East Headin West", and some previously unrecorded songs. The broadcast is available at www.stjamesinfirmary.net. On Sunday, February 2, 2014, on WLRN 91.3 FM, Miami, Fla., Michael Stock interviewed Jerry and he played songs from his new CD. If you missed the interview, you can hear a portion of it on the VIDEOS tab. Sunday, September 8, 2013, Jon Stein interviewed Jerry on WTBQ 93.5 FM, Warwick, NY., and played tracks from Jerry's new album, live and recorded. You can hear the show anytime @www.wtbq.com Hootenany Cafe podcasts.
***RADIO PLAY: On Sunday, November 3, 2013, John Platt of WFUV 90.7 FM, Bronx, NY, played "Springtime in New York" from "Headin' East Headin' West". To hear the spot, go to www.wfuv.org, Archives, The Sunday Breakfast, 11/3/13. Jerry was the featured artist on Jon Stein's show, Sunday, June 16, 8pm on WTBQ 93.5FM, Warwick, NY and streaming live at www.wtbq.com. Jon played selected tracks from "Headin' East Headin' West". The podcast of the show is available @ www.wtbq.com. Nick Noble from WICN 90.5 FM, Worchester, MA spun one of Jerry's tunes, "Leavin' In The Morning", Thursday, June 6, 2013. Sunday, March 10, 2013 on WUSB 90.1 FM, Stonybrook, N.Y., Mary Lamont played the song "Investment Analysis Blues" from Jerry's album. To hear the spot, go to www.marylamont.com, Mary's Radio Show, 3/10/13 MP3. The track can be found at 48:20.
***PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS: Jerry keeps an active performance schedule. In addition to his solo shows, in 2012 he shared the stage with Aztec Two Step and Jim Dawson in August, Frank Carillo and Peppy Castro (Barnaby Bye) in early November and The Funk Filharmonik in late November. In 2013, Jerry performed with Jackie Martling, Soul Be It and Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin in May and he opened for Toby Walker in November. In January, he was invited to perform at the Canada Fest in Hollywood, Florida. After having such a wonderful time last Fall, Jerry once again shared the stage with Toby Walker this past September at Page One in Glen Cove. He looks forward to continued collaborations in 2015, supporting "Headin' East Headin' West".
Jerry is currently booking holiday and Winter events, including Florida for Winter 2015. In addition, he does the booking for the DeMeo Brothers Band. Please see the separate Band tab above. Select upcoming public performances are listed below. By joining his email list and friending him on Facebook, you will be kept apprised of new bookings and progress on his and the Band's future recording and video projects.
Jerry is available for private concerts, corporate events and festivals. Solo, duo, or the full band will be provided as required.
Jerry DeMeo is available on YouTube. Simply go to the VIDEOS tab above, or to Jerry DeMeo on YouTube. When not performing on stage, playing and writing music, Jerry spends his time as a Senior Vice President/Senior Portfolio Manager at a global wealth management firm. To view his site, go to www.morganstanley.com/fa/gerald.demeo