The iconic and talented group – Chrissie Romano Band is driven to produce heartfelt music, displaying a range of talents expressed through real instruments and showcasing the best of Americana and Pop Music songwriting.
Rochester, NY – January 20th, 2021 – Chrissie Romano and her band members have been soaring to new heights ever since the release of their fresh new Americana album titled “Somewhere along the way” on December 23, 2020, with stunning singles titled “Resilient Me”, “Fool”, “Hearts &Eyes”, “My Fault” and others, which continue to provide rich and unique combinations of pop and authentic Americana vibes coupled with strong messages. Chrissie Romano leads on Acoustic guitar and vocals, Ken Romano on Bass, John Pasquarella on Drums, Scott Zani on Electric Guitar, Lap Steel, and Brian Eggleston and Adam Whiting add textures and colors on keyboards on several tunes. The album itself was produced at Howling Hose Studios by Ken Romano.
Front and center of the band, Chrissie Romano is a talented, up-and-coming singer and songwriter who has written all the music and lyrics of these songs, penning words that come right from her heart. Her writing is rooted in personal experiences and situations creating music which evokes deep emotions.
Hailing from Rochester in New York, The Chrissie Romano Band evolved from a desire to not only create original tunes, but to build on the rhythmic and musical foundation Chrissie, Ken and John developed on many recording and live gigs. Built on Chrissie’s songwriting, which is the perfect combination of storytelling and infectious melodies, the band surrounds the listener with a sound that is both fresh and at the same time traditional and organic. With focus on acoustic guitar and a tight, powerful rhythm section, the Chrissie Romano Band is a standout in today’s music scene.
Their music is acoustic pop/rock with a message. Writing from their hearts about things that move the soul, their musical compositions are a rich combination of catchy, rhythmic melodies which makes them stand apart. Chrissie Romano herself is an energetic and captivating performer – a true storyteller at heart; an up-and-coming act that is not to be missed.
After beginning his musical journey as a trumpet player, Ken Romano too, was inspired by the likes of Jaco Pastorius and Marcus Miller to focus on the electric bass as his main instrument. Since moving to the Rochester area, Ken has been part of both the cover and original music scene, working with bands including Fast Forward, Tight Fit, Worried About Frank, The Carol Heveron Band, Two Left Feet, and The Brian Lindsay Band. In addition to his work as a performing musician, Ken has done countless studio sessions for various artists, and has contributed to the recording and producing of many local acts at Howling Hose Studios.
Name: Christine Romano
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