Reviews & Awards

“She has a beautiful voice that can soar and scat, get folky and funky, and enchant crowds” — Daily Hampshire Gazette

“Her deep, rich vocals will win you over after one listen.” — All Music Guide

“The voice of an angel” — Brendan Okrent, ASCAP, Sr. Dir. of Repertory

“Exceptional, resonant, and passionate…” — SF Weekly

“Evocative lyrics, powerful images, compelling performance.” — Derk Richardson, Music Critic, San Francisco Bay Guardian

“One of the most original singer/songwriters to come out of the Bay Area.” —Larry Kelp, Music Critic, East Bay Express

“As a great story captures the mind and paints vivid mental images, so does Levoy capture my attention with her words and music.” — Bob Skye, The Plant Recording Studios

“Poetic as hell, raw, visual. I’m a fan.” — Jim Ocean, Creative Music Alternatives

“The most spectacular aspect of Deborah’s music is not the wonderfully written songs, or her resonant crystalline voice. It’s the way she sings: straight from her soul.” —WMUA 93.1FM, Amherst, MA

Winning Composition, National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences Contest

1st and 2nd Place, Mid-Atlantic National Songwriting Competition

2nd Place, Unisong International Contest (Rock Category, over 4200 entrants)

1st and 3rd Place, Portland Songwriters Association National Songwriting Competition

Song of the Year, Northern California Songwriters Association

2nd Place, Jewish Music Commission’s National Competition

Emerging Songwriter Finalist, Napa Valley Folk Festival

Emerging Songwriter Finalist, Spokane Music Festival

New Folk Finalist, Kerrville Folk Festival