Peter Karis is a 27-year-old Seattle native of Greek descent. He is a gifted singer songwriter and a passionate performer who took to music at a very early age. Peter has stretched the boundaries of rock by integrating his influences of being exposed to world music. Combined with heartfelt lyrics his music is easily alluring. A powerful vocalist with melodic rock riffs all in a distinctive sound similar to Dave Matthews, John Mayer, and Jeff Buckley. Peter Karis is an artist who is driven to burst onto the national music scene. In 2008, Karis independently recorded and released his debut CD, Change. It has been met with optimistic reviews. Peter Karis is a stunning live performer and this year audiences in Seattle had the chance to experience Peter firsthand. Karis has been playing some of the more intimate venues around town giving his audiences genuine and captivating shows. Peter is focused on spreading his music nationwide by promoting his recent release on college radio and planning on embarking on a regional tour playing colleges and venues on the west coast. His music can be found online through numerous online stores.