917 "C" Street
San Rafael, California 94901
Singer/songwriter Austin Willacy, hailed by critics for his “stunning, choir boy vocals” (San Francisco Examiner) and whose sound was dubbed the “music of tomorrow” by Rolling Stone’s Ben Fong-Torres, has done over 1500 shows with The House Jacks, an A Cappella powerhouse with whom he tours internationally. Austin has also shared the stage with James Brown, Ray Charles, Jem, Amos Lee, Bonnie Raitt and L.L. Cool J.
Austin has appeared on the House of Blues’ syndicated radio program, in Rolling Stone (alongside Bonnie Raitt, Jason Newsted and Tom Waits) and his music has appeared on “Road Rules.” “When The World Looks Away,” the lead single from Austin’s album 9 Impossible Proofs, won the Reader’s Choice Contest on Jane Magazine’s website. Austin is the Director of `Til Dawn, an award-winning teen A Cappella group at Youth in Arts.
Austin (Willacy) is singularly the most inspirational mentor any young musician could hope to have. I reflect all the time on how much we owe to his talent, guidance, and support. Truly the foundations of Delta Rae's harmonies were built in 'Til Dawn under Austin's incredible tutelage and creative energy.
Ian Holljes, Delta Rae