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Tony Wilson - Biography

Tony Wilson is an accomplished artist based in Wellington New Zealand. He is a diverse, creative musican. His influences range from Punk and Heavy Metal to Alt Country and Folk.

His songwriting focuses on experiences, places and events and are written with an ornate sense of imagery.

In February 2009 The song "Summer Crush - Bottom of the Glass" was judged best overall in the "Visa Muso Challenge" by a panel of judges including the Chairman of the New Zealand Independent Music Association.

Following this success Tony has recorded his Debut Solo album "Time in Space".

The album is a collation of 11 songs written throughout the past few years. It is full of contrasts and metaphors and covers a diverse range of styles and feels whilst keeping the singer\songwriter dynamic. With the help of a talented team of session musicians Tony has bought these songs to life with a full studio quality sound.

Tony's live performance is ever changing. He is constantly writing new material and although predominantly solo acoustic performances he also performs with a variety of different musicians.

Tony will continue giging regularly and is planning on launching a Nation wide tour to promote the album.

Tony is also one of the founding members of Civilian Down!, a Wellington based Hardcore/Metal band. For more information visit myspace.com/civiliandown

To contact Tony or make a booking e-mail antony.wilson.music@gmail.com