Fred Raimondo is a songwriter-guitarist from the east end of Long Island. He has performed at festivals, clubs and universities through out the tri-state area. His 2021 release CINEMA features performances by Grammy winning guitarist Andy Falco, the Zen Trickster's Klyph Black, Keyboard playerPaul Brokaw, Randolph Hudson II, Sarah Greene and vocalist Greta Quezada. His 2014 release Stories From the Dark Heart Tavern was chosen as a best of 2014 by WPPB and No Depression blog and was on the top 50 Folk albums for the early part of 2015. He performs solo and with a number of different original bands, including Damaged Goods, The Woodworkers and The Bredfrys. The lengthy list of artists he was performed with include Taj Mahal, Jorma Kaukonen, Donovan, The Marshal Tucker Band, Maria Muldar, the late Rick Danko and Joe Ely. He is available for house concerts and club dates solo or with The Dark Heart Tavern Band.