Touring in support of his debut album, Chaos and the Calm, Bay serenaded the crowd with his stirring ballads and magical vocals. A fan favorite with the ladies, it felt like couples night -- though the fellas enjoyed his work seemingly jusr as much.
LA’s killer multi-instrumentalist had at least 75% of the crowd donning some sort of face paint in support of DeLong, who always rocks the look when performing. I spoke with one of the girls at the show who was doing the face painting, she said DeLong recruits people to volunteer to do the job at his shows. But it’s just one of the many things that makes DeLong stand out as a live performer.
After a nearly year-and-a-half touring cycle, her run of shows in support of her acclaimed album The Voyager finished up with two nights at the Observatory in Santa Ana, where the first “official” show of her tour took place last May.