Craymo has been a semi-finalist and finalist in several songwriting competitions including Finalist Best Rock Song 2014 Indie Music Channel Awards. Finalist Best International Song 2012 Australian Music Oz Awards, Finalist Best Rock Song 2012 Hollywood Music In Media Awards, Finalist Best Pop Song 2010 UK Songwriting Awards, Unisong, the Hollywood Spiritual Film Festival, UK Songwriting Competition, Pacific Songwriting Competition and the Artist Undiscovered Competition. His songs have been licensed in the indie films, Culture Shock, Lucky Dog (2014), Super Southern Sweet Sixteen, Silly Movie 2 Leaving Hollywood, Accidents Don't Happen, Gabe The Cupid Dog, Cinnamon, Successful Failures 2. Also in television including The X Games on ESPN, The Orlando Citrus Parade, Sinbad's Reality U (pilot), Toddlers and Tiaras (TLC) and Chris and John To The Rescue (Canada). His first full lenght CD Cosmos (Remastered) is available on iTunes. Craymo is currently receiving airplay on commercial and internet radio all over the world including the syndicated Deuce Radio Show, Al Walser's Top 20 Countdown and The Indie Music Network among others.
His influences include Duran Duran, George Michael, The Beatles, Morrissey, Michael Jackson, Cyndi Lauper, David Bowie, Elton John, Sting and The Cars.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Indie singer/songwriter Craymo releases a retro rock love song, Love You More, that gets the party started!
“Catchy retro hand-clapper that’s more sophisticated and moody than it’s happy vibes let on” Devon Jackson Music Journalist
“Fresh sound in an over-crowded pop world” 360 Magazine
2014 Artist To Watch! - 360 Magazine
The feel good song of the year! One of those songs that instantly transports you to another world for three minutes of dancing, singing along and having fun. Inspired by the sounds of early Beatles, Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley and The Romantics, it’s a retro rock song of love, co-written by Craymo, for his partner of 20 years. He says: “I wrote it about that feeling inside that over-takes you and makes you realize how much love you have for another person and how beautiful that person makes you feel.”
The Mersey beat meets TRex vibe instantly lures you into tapping your feet!
Love You More was a finalist for Best Rock Song in the 2014 Indie Music Channel Awards and the instrumental version was recently licensed on Tony Hawk’s Ride Channel on YouTube. Love You More is co-written and co- produced by Craymo and Chris Capozza for Moho Productions, LLC. The was recently released and distributed globally on indie label One Love One World Records.
Craymo also co-wrote the opening title theme song for the family film Lucky Dog release date 2014!
Be Myself, the 2nd single, is an empowering anti-bullying dance anthem about having the courage to just be yourself and not worrying about what other people think.