PEPPERELL -- After an appearance as a new folk songwriting finalist at the prestigious Kerryville Folk Festival in May, Buffalo, NY-based songsmith Davey O. continues to support his latest release "Testing For Rust" with a return to Pepperell Music Center on Friday, Oct. 4.

He will provide an intimate performance for the Friday Night Music Series. Showtime is at 8 p.m., with a nominal $6 charge.

Since its August 2012 release, "Testing For Rust" has made a significant mark within the Folk Music world, receiving steady airplay on Folk/Roots and Americana radio stations worldwide. "Testing For Rust" debuted at No. 20 on the Folk DJ Chart in August 2012 and spent 11 consecutive weeks among the Top 25 releases on the Roots Music Reports in NYS, peaking at No. 10.

"Testing For Rust" was also counted among the "Best of 2012" lists of four stations -- WHRW (Binghamton, NY), 90FM (Stevens Point, WI), WVPE (Elkhart, IN), and WMSC (Montclair, NJ).

For more on Davey O., go to www.daveyo.com.