Kevin Devine is an American songwriter and musician from Brooklyn, New York, who is known for alternately introspective and political lyrics and melodic acoustic guitar tunes. He cites his influences as Bob Dylan, Elliott Smith, Guns N' Roses, Brother Paramo and Nirvana, among others. He grew up in Brooklyn and Staten Island, and has spent significant time in Manhattan and Queens as well. Devine graduated Fordham University at Lincoln Center in 2001, majoring in journalism. He also played in an indie/punk/emo band called Miracle of 86 after the (Miracle) New York Mets.
Miracle of 86, Bad Books, Jesse Lacey, Manchester Orchestra, Kevin Devine & the Goddamn Band
08/04/2011 - Kevin Devine/An Horse Tour
07/06/2011 - Razor & Tie Records Signs Kevin Devine
06/16/2011 - Kevin Devine covers Elliot Smith
02/05/2011 - LP Number Six for Kevin Devine
01/24/2011 - Kevin Devine Tour Dates