McCoy Tyler

mccoy has been a close member of the DIO family since our vagabonding days playing in string bands in our early 20's. These days he's getting back to his roots: straight up rock 'n' roll. This year he'll be joined by other DIO favorites like Jeff Wilson and Alex Bice to rock socks. Don't miss it...

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McCoy Tyler is a songwriter and guitarist whose musical backstory is one of unbridled change and expansion. Having performed in styles ranging from power metal to bluegrass, his skills as a lyricist and instrumentalist are reflective of an early immersion into music and live performance and a constant curiosity and willingness to learn. Having had little formal training, his stylings as a guitarist are entirely his own and while songwriting is his core focus, he maintains that his guitar playing is the driving force behind what he creates. Hailing from the coast of Northern California and rooted deep in the customs of American music, McCoy Tyler is simply one of the most intriguing songwriters in the bay area and beyond.