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.
Debut Album Released! Check out the album review below!
Simon’s work in the studio has payed off! The release of his debut record ‘More Like A Memory Than A Dream’ has been a huge success. In late April he released the first single “Gold At Midnight” and then in July the second single “Flesh & Bone” from the album! Check out the film clips for both tracks on the Music & Tours page! Check out the album review here:
FRI 10 MAY | CAPRICHO GRILL, MELBOURNE VIC | ALL AGES
Free entry | (03) 9662 1266 | Capricho Grill, Melbourne
SAT 25 MAY | SOHO RESTAURANT & BAR, SOUTHBANK VIC | ALL AGES
Free Entry | (03) 9682 4299 | Soho Restaurant & Bar, Melbourne
THU 06 JUN | CHARLES WESTON HOTEL, BRUNSWICK VIC | 18+
Free Entry |(03) 9380 8777| Charles Weston Hotel, Brunswick
Check out the film clip to Simon Paparo’s first single ‘Gold At Midnight’. Directed by Clare Nica!