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The Newfoundland musical duet, SIMANI, have been a cornerstone in
traditional Newfoundland music. Formed in 1977 by Bud Davidge and
Sim Savory, their music helped keep our unique heritage alive by putting
old stories to song and recording local jigs and reels, many that have
never before been recorded.
Nearly all of SIMANI's recorded songs are originals, written by Bud
Davidge who was also the vocalist for the group. Sim Savory is a gifted
musician, being a master of many instruments, as well as a very talented
In a musical career that lasted from 1977 to 1997, SIMANI were stars with
major radio airplay and sold out shows wherever they performed. Since
their first recording “Saltwater Cowboys” in 1981, they have produced
Unfortunately for the Newfoundland music scene Sim passed away in
2010 but Bud is still releasing solo recordings.