Welcome to shadytunes! Shady, is Kevin Carpenter. One of the valley's most talented guitar players and vocalist. Shady specializes in classic rock of yesterday, today and tomorrow. Whether he is performing as a solo act, duo, or in a band, you will enjoy the classic rock sounds of the southwest. From the Beatles, Eagles and James Taylor to Jimmy Buffet, Gin Blossoms and Tom Petty, you will enjoy the show.
Six and twelve string guitars are his favorite instruments, however Kevin also plays harmonica, drums and 6 string banjo. He has performed at many venues around the Phoenix area and continues to be a favorite at the Scottsdale and Tempe Art fairs.
With his partner Steve Smith, Shady makes up the Almost Faymus Band (www.almostfaymus.com). Steve Smith's poignant and definitive bass guitar brings life to any rock & roll song. Combined bold vocals this is a duo that cant be beat. Combined, Kevin & Steve have almost 45 years experience between them. We're pretty sure that one of them went to school with Moses. The Almost Faymus Band is famous (faymus) for their classic rock, and the worst jokes on the planet! Young or old, big or tall, a great time is had by all.