Phil Roy - 60 Years Around The Sun Show

Phil Roy

Ages 21+
Phil Roy - 60 Years Around The Sun Show

Phil Roy‬ is an award winning songwriter born in Philadelphia.

His songs have been recorded by ‪Ray Charles‬, ‪Joe Cocker‬, ‪The‬ Neville Brothers‬, ‪Wyclef Jean‬, ‪Mavis Staples‬, ‪Widespread Panic‬, ‪Los Lonely Boys‬ and many others.

Other songs appear in numerous films including the Academy award winners “As Good As It Gets" and "‪Leaving Las Vegas‬".

His solo albums "grouchyfriendly", "Issues + Options", and "The Great Longing" have been released to extensive critical acclaim.

Stephen Holden Of The New York Times wrote; Mr. Roy's "Issues + Options," album is one of the year's two or three most satisfying albums by an American singer/songwriter.".

His culinary / music events “Sounds Good - Taste Good” have been continuing for over a decade.

Phil currently resides in Boise Idaho with his wife Katarina - children Enzo (5) Indira (6 months) and dog Teo.

Eccentric, lush + musical… An atmospheric wicked beauty… Uncommonly smooth, yet strange and curious… Enjoy the Roy” — ‪Tom Waits‪, musician‬

“A highly accomplished work” — ‪Leonard Cohen‪ (Poet/Novelist/ Musician)‬

.. “Phil’s one of the greatest writers I know… — ‪Mavis Staples‪ (Singer/Soul Legend)‬

Venue Information:
The Locks Music
4417 Main St
Philadelphia, PA, 19127