David Myles is nominated for an outstanding five ECMA awards including, Songwriter of the Year, Song of the Year (“Simple Pleasures”), Folk Recording (Live at The Carleton), and the Bell Aliant Fan’s Choice Entertainer of the Year and Video of the Year (“Simple Pleasures”).
Month: January 2012
Since he dumped his early career path in government and politics about eight years ago, David Myles has steadily chiseled out a winning profile on Canada’s music scene.
He has won or been nominated in multiple categories of the East Coast Music Awards and Folk Music Awards, among other notices. This is all the more impressive since the Halifax singer-songwriter, guitarist and trumpeter hasn’t been the easiest talent to market. His sound touches on folk,
David Myles is an accomplished folk / acoustic rock kinda guy hailing from Canada who’s quirkiness and amazing songwriting has earned him many accolades in Nova Scotia with many more to come no doubt. His new album ‘Into The Sun’ is so easy to listen to its like I wasn’t even doing it at one point.
First single ‘Simple Pleasures’ is such a catchy, happy song that it has you singing along almost immediately and the inclusion of hand claps just makes it that much better.