David Celia


From Toronto, David is an innovative singer/songwriter and astonishing guitar player, known for his spontaneously driven live performances. His songs are filled with warm sentiment and sometimes mixed with humour. They have an open alt/folk style that’s also been described as “Beatlesque”. He tours frequently across Canada and Europe (Glastonbury Festival) and is quoted as “One of Toronto’s best guitar players” by CBC Radio. He also plays as sideman with acts diverse as Icelandic alt/pop star Emiliana Torrini or Ian & Sylvia Tyson. David’s music consistently appears on the BBC and CBC and even Gordon Lightfoot is a fan. David’s recent release, “Double Mind” is available on Vinyl for the first time (Seedling Music)

Band Name:
David Celia

Band Members:
David Celia – guitar, vocals

Music Style:
Folk Rock

What person/place/thing inspires you in Waterloo Region:
Music lovers from this region inspire me

What is your favourite earth-friendly hobby or practice:
Gardening Vegetables

What is your favourite outdoor spot in Waterloo Region:
Victoria Park