April 18, 1983 |
West Village, Manhattan, New York City, USA
|Genres||Indie rock, blues rock, alternative|
|Occupations||Singer-songwriter, musician, actor|
|Labels||Interscope Records (2004-present)|
|Associated acts||Lana Del Rey, Jimmy Gnecco, Taylor Swift|
Carney attended the Academy of Music at Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles with his brother, Zane and future band mates Aiden Moore and Jon Epcar. He went on to study at the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, majoring in studio jazz guitar.
His first band, Reeve Carney and the Revolving Band, consisted of brother Zane, sister Paris, JD Lipscombe on bass and Gavin Salmon on drums, and toured extensively with blues legend Jonny Lang while Reeve simultaneously played guitar in Lang's band. His second band, Carney, consisted of Reeve, Zane on guitar, Aiden Moore on bass and Jon Epcar on drums. Carney released their debut album, "Mr. Green Vol. 1", in May 2010. The band opened for Arcade Fire and U2 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada on July 30 on the final date of the U2 360° Tour.
Since 2010, Carney has lived in Manhattan. He starred for 3 years as Spider-Man in the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, which began previews in November 2010. The rest of the band performed as part of the pit orchestra for Turn Off the Dark. He played his final performance on Sunday, September 15, 2013.
In 2014, Carney was cast as Dorian Gray in the Showtime series Penny Dreadful.
- Studio albums
- Looking Glass EP (2004)
- Nothing without You EP (2008)
- Mr. Green Vol. 1 (2010)
- Live albums
- Live at Molly Malone’s (2006)
|Year||Title||Peak chart positions||Album|
|2011||"Rise Above 1"
(with Bono & The Edge)
|74||48||5||34||71||Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark|
|"O Mistress Mine"||2010||Elliot Goldenthal||The Tempest|
|"Boy Falls from the Sky"||2011||none||Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark|
|"Rise Above 1"||Bono & The Edge|
|"Picture This"||Bono, The Edge & Jennifer Damiano|
|"I Just Can't Walk Away (Say It Now)"||Jennifer Damiano & T.V. Carpio|
|"Bouncing off the Walls"||Matt Caplan, Luther Creek, Kristen Faith Oei & Sean Samuels|
|"No More"||Jennifer Damiano|
|"DIY World"||Patrick Page & Laura Beth Wells|
|"Rise Above 2"||T.V. Carpio & Jennifer Damiano|
|"New for You"||2012||none||The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2|
|1994||Dave's World||Extra||TV series (episode "The Funeral")|
|1994||Pom Poko||Various voices|
|1999||Snow Falling on Cedars||Young Ishmael Chambers||Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film|
|2004||Father of the Pride||Voice||TV series (episode "Donkey")|
|2011||Jump Start[disambiguation needed] Live||Various voices||TV series (Episode dated 6 January 2011)|
|2012||I Knew You Were Trouble. Music Video||Ex Boyfriend||Taylor Swift's Music Video.|
|2014||Penny Dreadful||Dorian Gray||TV series|
- "THE LEADING MEN: Spider-Man's Reeve Carney and Patrick Page, Plus Rain's Fab Four" playbill.com
- Lindell, Karen (August 2011). "Spider-Man's Reeve Carney talks about Bono, Edge and his band". @U2. @U2. Retrieved 2011-08-16. "Education: Hamilton Academy of Music, Los Angeles, CA"
- Lindell, Karen (August 2011). "Spider-Man's Reeve Carney talks about Bono, Edge and his band". @U2. @U2. Retrieved 2011-08-16. "Education: USC's Thornton School of Music; "I majored in studio jazz guitar""
- "Reeve Carney on the Pressure and Pleasure of Starring in Spider-Man", broadway.com, December 16, 2010, he also starred in Taylor Swift's music video "I knew you were trouble"
- "Cast list for Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark at the Foxwoods Theatre (formerly Hilton Theatre)". Playbill.com. Retrieved November 21, 2010.
- Healy, Patrick. "Spider-Man Opening Delayed Again". The New York Times. December 16, 2010. Retrieved December 17, 2010.
- Gans, Andrew. "Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark Will Now Open in February 2011". Playbill.com. December 17, 2010. Retrieved December 18, 2010.
- Gioia, Michael. "Givenik Ambassador and Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Supports Partnership for the Homeless (Video)". Playbill. Playbill.
- VIDEO: Taylor Swift Debuts New Music Video, 'I Knew You Were Trouble' Feat. Reeve Carney
- "Reeve Carney Album & Song Chart History - Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 14, 2012.
- "Reeve Carney Album & Song Chart History - Rock Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 14, 2012.
- "Reeve Carney Album & Song Chart History - Heatseekers Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 14, 2012.
- "Reeve Carney Album & Song Chart History - Adult Pop Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 14, 2012.
- "Reeve Carney Album & Song Chart History - Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 14, 2012.