biography

From a young age, Simon Paparo has been carving his own songs and covering others with a fresh energy and raw passion that secures his audience their seats. Since his live debut in Sydney,  Simon is emerging as the new Australian voice. Now residing in Melbourne, Australia, his musical journey continues with new tracks ready for his latest audience. Paparo’s passion for acoustic guitar is undeniable although his talents stretch to include guitar, harmonica, mandolin, bass, keys and drums. With a musical style that teeters between easy listening alt-folk/pop his influences include Lisa Mitchell, Vance Joy, Bon Iver and City and Colour. He is known to woo a crowd in moments and is a strong melodic performer with a captivating vocal delivery of intelligent lyrics about our time and place.

LATEST NEWS

Record Release date -12th October, 2018!

Simon has been hard at work in the studio tracking his latest tunes for the upcoming album, to be released October 12th 2018. In late April he released the first single “Gold At Midnight” and then in July the second single “Flesh & Bone” from the upcoming LP! Check out the film clips for both tracks on the Music & Tours page!

Album launch on October 14th, 2018 at The Toff, Melbourne, Australia.  Purchase tickets here:

https://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/simon-paparo-daniel-shaw-double-ep-launch/106603 

Film clip

Check out the film clip to Simon Paparo’s first single ‘Gold At Midnight’. Directed by Clare Nica!

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