PETE 'BIG DOG' FETTERS - BIO

It's all about the party!  I'm on a mission to bring some fun and lightheartedness to any event that I play.  Life is short and precious.  Let's try to enjoy the time we've been given.  There's no better way to do that than with GOOD, FUN, DANCEABLE MUSIC!!


Pete 'Big Dog' Fetters is a full time professional singer/songwriter/performer. He is based in Boyne City Michigan and for over 30 years has been traveling the Midwest, East and Southeast US performing for audiences of all ages in different genres of music. His musical career has been grounded in Blues/Rock, Country and Americana. Pete strengths are his excellent voice, slide guitar playing along with outstanding song writing. Born in northern Indiana and raised in Michigan Pete began playing guitar when he was 13. Singing was his first love and Pete was a prominent soloist in his church choir at the age of 10. While living in Nashville TN from 1985-1993 Pete worked at the craft of songwriting and was able to spend time learning from some great songwriters. His song 'Midnight Walkin' Blues' was featured in the 2007 PBS series ROAD TRIP NATION. Two other songs were chosen for the Shady O'Grady video game, RISING STAR. Pete started his own record label in the mid 90's and has recorded nine CDs in the past 13 years.

In 2006 Pete won the Detroit Blues Challenge and represented the City of Detroit at The International Blues Challenge held in Memphis TN

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