Wilmington, NC-based songwriter, David Dixon has been staying busy in recent months. He was a finalist for the NC Artist Fellowship Award (NC Arts Council). He also opened for singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips (American Idol winner) in September at Wilmington’s Greenfield Lake Amphitheater to a sold-out crowd. Dixon studied guitar performance and songwriting at the acclaimed Berklee College of Music in Boston. His musical styles consist of pop, rock, blues and soul, truly something for everyone. Think John Mayer meets Derek Trucks, with some Ed Sheeran sprinkled on top. Dixon’s full-length album release (2015) was Mastered by Grammy Award-winner, Brian Lucey (the Black Keys, Ray Lamontagne, Beck). He is currently working on a new EP of original songs. Dixon performs solo shows while “looping” multiple guitar, percussion and vocal parts. He also plays violin, bass, piano and mandolin. Dixon regularly performs at music festivals, songwriting showcases, house concerts and weddings/receptions. He has performed at the NC Seafood Festival in Morehead City, the Beaufort Music Festival, and the Wilmington Wine & Food Festival. Dixon has also performed for the US Military in South Korea twice, and in the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas, and all over the United States.