Kyle LaMonica is an acoustic singer songwriter who grew up in the Florida panhandle. Since 2002 while earning a degree in music at Florida State University, Kyle has performed as a solo musician throughout the region and especially the Destin and Santa Rosa Beach area. Kyle’s music has a feel similar to other popular artists like Dave Matthews Band, Guster, Dawes and David Gray. You can always expect Kyle's music to showcase a major emphasis on his vocal melodies and dynamic acoustic guitar playing. Kyle has released two albums (Matter of Time-2003 and Egoliath-2005) as a member of Free Monica, a band that he co-founded with his friend and fellow musician, Ben Friedman. Kyle has been nominated multiple times for the annual 30A.com Hotspot Awards “Hottest Local Musicians/Bands” category. He was also nominated for the annual local Beachcomber Music Awards multiple times, specifically for the Musician of the Year and Best Solo Artist categories. This marks the 13th year that Kyle has performed at the 30A Songwriters Festival.