Singer/Songwriter Chuck Cusimano has just released this new 15 cut CD, all from his pen. The material is a mixture of Western Swing, Texas dance hall sounds and traditional country music. The closing cut is the sacred narration Far Side of the Hill. In addition to writing all the tunes, Chuck produced the album and is heard on lead vocal and lead and rhythm guitar. Gary Carpenter is the steel guitarist and Hank Singer plays fiddle. Mark Abbott plays bass, Dixie Hankins-drums and Eddie Morgan-piano. Joetta Morgan does background vocals.
The album opens in the Texas dance hall style with Heaven's on the Other Side of Town. Other tunes in this style are She's Guilty of Lovin a Fool, Stronger than My Wine and I Won't Need it Anymore. Traditional country music is represented with I Surrender, Blink of an Eye, I Said Nothing, Difference and I'm a Bachelor. The wonderful sound of Western Swing is heard on Cold in Colorado, Are You Gonna Miss Me When I'm Gone, Saving Grace and Worth the Chance. There is also an exciting Christmas tune, Swingin' Christmas.
Mail order CDs can be ordered by going to: www.chuckcusimano.com or www.i2irecords.com It is post-paid for $20.00 in the U.S.A (overseas orders are an extra $5.00 each.) For Downloads, please use www.i2irecords.com The cost is $1.00 per song. You can also send a check to: Cusimusico, 1608 Ross Lane, Springtown, TX 76082 or from Chuck's web site, www.chuckcusimano.com
Mike Gross, KSEY-FM, Seymour, TX, KTNK-AM, Lompac, CA & www.swinginwest.com