James calleo press

"James Calleo is a gifted songwriter who covers universal topics of being, understanding and love." -The Latest Noise, Blog

"Calleo’s music, inspired by his travels around the country and the world, is deceptively mellow; most songs start of with easygoing guitar strumming and then slowly build into something multi-layered and surprising. They sway and swagger confidently, and at the release party you could almost see people unconsciously start to respond—swaying in place at first, then forgetting where they were and giving in, finding themselves in the midst of a dancefloor." - Hoboken Life Magazine

"James Calleo, a local singer/songwriter, opened up for Long. From the first song to his last Calleo  had the crowd enamored and wanting more." -Stitched Sound

 
 

ALBUM OUT NOW

"...The final result is James Calleo, available now from iTunesAmazon, and streaming on Spotify. On Saturday, a few hundred folks gathered at the old church for a launch party that included Calleo’s performance of the entire record, and it was one seriously cool evening..." - Hoboken Life magazine

 
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Venue highlights

Opener for Carolyn Wonderland at Maxwell's Tavern

Opener for Bobby Long at Maxwell's Tavern

2 Years Performing at Cape May Crab and Craft Beer Festival (3rd in August 2017)

160+ CD Release Party, Church of the Holy Innocence ("Learn More" Above)

Mexicali Live, Teaneck, NJ

The Bitter End, Arlenes Grocery, Bowery Electric, Fontana's NYC

 
Calleo ended the set with a gorgeous cover of James Taylor’s “Fire and Rain,” and the whole place joined in as the band indulged in some energetic jamming, ending the evening on a sweaty, exuberant note.
— Jeff Somers, Hoboken Life Magazine