Sunday, December 2, 2018
Second single 'Holy Man, The Devil's Hand' (feat. Mark Boals)' of upcoming self titled Amoriello album released and is available NOW on various plattforms.
The second single Holy Man, The Devil’s Hand (featuring Mark Boals) spotlights the singer from Trilogy, the classic Yngwie release. Mark Boals lays down an epic 24 track vocal choir delivered with conviction while Cacophony (Becker/Friedman) live drummer Kenny Stavropoulos brings the power to this up tempo modern neoclassical rocker.
Guitars: Tomas Amoriello
Vocals: Mark Boals
Bass: James Amellio Pulli
Drums: Kenny Stavropoulos
Keyboards: Michael Troy
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Guitar – Thomas Amoriello
Vocals – Nick Z Marino (Yngwie Malmsteen), Mark Boals (Ex Yngwie Malmsteen), Mike Vescera (Yngwie Malmsteen)
Bass - James Amelio Pulli (Impellitteri), Neil Murray (Ex Whitesnake), Bjorn Englen (Ex Quiet Riot)
Drums – Vinny Appice (Dio), Kenny Stavropoulos (Cacophony), Phil Soussan (Ex-Ozzy Osbourne), Shane Gaalaas (Ex MSG), John Macaluso (Yngwie Malmsteen), Atma Anur (Cacophony)
Keys – Michael Troy (Ex Yngwie Malmsteen)
AMORIELLO is the project of Philadelphia-born guitarist and children’s picture book author, Thomas Amoriello, who has teamed up with a stellar roster of special guest musicians including former members of Black Sabbath, Whitesnake, Ozzy Osbourne, Yngwie J. Malmsteen’s Rising Force, and the Michael Schenker Group to bring the 80's inspired metal with a modern feel. The first AMORIELLO release with H42 Records features a power ballad called Flood with Swedish vocalist Goran Edman (Yngwie, John Norum), British bass legend Neil Murray formerly of Whitesnake and Black Sabbath, session ace drummer extraordinaire Atma Anur (Jason Becker, Cacophony, Richie Kotzen) and former Yngwie keysman Michael Troy. An epic guitar instrumental called Nightmusic MCX with former Ozzy, Ultimate Sin era bassist Phil Soussan, Canadian drum virtuoso Shane Gaalaas (Michael Schenker Group, Uli Jon Roth) rounded out by Michael Troy fills up the B-Side with anthem like, 80's inspired metal. Amoriello’s books, A Journey to Guitarland with Maestro Armadillo and Ukulele Sam Strums in the Sand, have received favorable reviews in Guitar Player Magazine (USA), Rock Hard Magazine (Germany), Screamer Magazine (Los Angeles) and praise from guitar legends Brian May, Steve Hackett and Jennifer Batten. Amoriello is also a respected music educator in the United States and earned a Master of Music Degree in classical guitar from Shenandoah Conservatory and is the Chair-Elect on the Council for Guitar Education of the National Association for Music Education.