Finish guitarist Pekka Tegelman recently released his fourth studio album titled "Pekka Tegelman & Quartegel." It features 9-tracks of exciting jazz-rock fusion, beginning with the calm, gentle flow of "All Folks" as Pekka eases you into his new album as he works his magic on the guitar. Pekka and his band pick the tempo up for "Do Ra Mi," before the relaxed acoustics of "Two Towns." The second half of the album gets bookends by "Song 1: The Dawn" and "Song 2: The Twilight" as saxophonist Manuel Dunkel is featured on both tracks. To find out more about Pekka Tegelman and his latest release "Pekka Tegelman & Quartegel," please visit his Facebook page at facebook.com/pekka.tegelman.
Guitarist/pianist/composer Mark Vickness recently released his new
acoustic guitar instrumental album "Places." Vickness has worked in the
music industry for over two decades, writing and performing film scores
and also as one-half of the acoustic fusion duo, Glass House (with David
Worm). The new 9-track album is his first to feature a modern finger
style and is a relaxing journey to simply just get lost in. Right from
the opening notes of "A Thousand Islands," you will find yourself
immersed in the beautiful way Mark strums the notes on his guitar. He
adds a little more energy to "New York City" and masterfully moves his
fingers around the fret board on "Bishop Pass." His album closes with
the eight-plus minute epic piece "Wonder Lake Suite" and the uplifting
feel of "I Must Tell Jesus." To find out more about Mark Vickness and his latest release "Places," please visit markvickness.com.
From New York City comes the latest release from singer/songwriter Peter
Galperin titled "This Burning Sun." His new 8-song release begins with
the wonderful melody of "Normal To You" as Peter has perfected his craft
at songwriting. Next comes the tale of "King Of You And Me" and the
acoustic folk strumming of "On Higher Ground" as you find yourself immersed in Peter's vocals and stories. He finishes up his new release
with the guitar boogie shuffle of "Don't Look Back" and the acoustic
ballad "One More Smile." To find out more about Peter Galperin and his latest release "This Burning Sun," please visit petergalperin.com.
Next, from Indiana comes the debut release from Jimmy Detalente and the
Electric Revival titled "Where We Begin." The new 6-song release begins
with a classic bluegrass introduction that gets blown away by the
country/rock of "Sometimes We Bleed." The album continues with the
weekend anthem "Where We Begin" and the up-tempo, sing-along chorus of
"Fences." Their new short release closes with the emotional ballads "For
A Few" and "Spark Into A Flame." To find out more about Jimmy DeTalente
and the Electric Revival and their latest release "Where We Begin,"
please visit sparktherevival.com.
Colorado native Jim Vegas is ready to release his fourth studio album
titled "Soul Shattered Sister" on December 1st. After honing his craft
on songs by Bob Dylan, Tom Waite and Leonard Cohen, Vegas is ready to
unleash his new release of all original material. His new 11-song album
begins with the title-song "Soul Shattered Sister," which is soaked in
blues/rock. Jim Vegas delivers a strong, Stray Cats vibe on the
nostalgic sounds of "Bad Fruit In The Yard" and "Not That Strong." His
album moseys on with the country/rock tones of "Love Is Coming Back
Around," then he digs in for the blues/rock rumble of "Far From You,"
before closing with slow sway of "Suns Is Gonna Smile." To find out more
about Jim Vegas and his latest release "Soul Shatters Sister," please