Anthony da Costa is about to unleash the next phase of his songwriting career.
Born in the Bronx and currently residing in Austin, Anthony da Costa has been professionally playing Americana, folk, and roots since the age of thirteen. He has released seven albums and three EPs since 2005, including collaborations with Abbie Gardner of Red Molly, John Elliot, and Raina Rose. da Costa has also opened for big acts such as Suzanne Vega, Loretta Lynn, and Judy Collins. In 2007 da Costa won the Falcon Ridge Festival Emerging Artist Competition as well as the Kerrville Folk Festival New Folk Award.
With his recent university graduation and move to the Live Music Capital, da Costa has embraced songwriting full time and has finished tracking his latest album, available for pre-order and due for release in January 2015. You can catch Anthony da Costa on Thursday, November 20th at Strange Brew or stream him right here at KUTX!
– Jack Anderson