Phoenix, AZ, October 20, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Singer/songwriter Adam Smith will perform an exclusive CD advance release event Oct. 25, 2012 at The Hard Rock Café in Phoenix Arizona. Tickets will be ten dollars at the door, first come first serve. This event starts at 7 pm. 3 South 2nd Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85004.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to play at the Hard Rock, a musical icon in the purest form,” explains Smith. “I am very passionate about this second album and believe it will be the perfect gift to all of my amazing fans.”
The evening will begin with and opening performance by folk-rock musician Shane Cooley from Northern Neck, VA. Then, Phoenix’s Tina Angotti will take the stage for a special performance. Tina is a Folk/Rock singer-songwriter, and collaborator on Smith’s “Around The Bend” album.
Smith will be debuting his new band, Radio Hill which includes Guitarist Sean Hogan (Phoenix), drummer Paul Amyx (Nashville), and Shane Cooley. In addition, Native America flutist Jesse Kalu and singer-songwriter, both of Sedona, will accompany Adam and the band.
An exclusive advance copy of Around The Bend, due to release worldwide January, will be available to guests. This will be the only opportunity for fans to get the limited edition CD before it is available online in 2013 via iTunes, Amazon.com, or via Adam Smith’s official website at www.adamsmithmusicart.com.
Around the Bend, Smith's sophomore album is a mix of storytelling and sonic experimentation. A follow-up to his debut Another Way to get to Heaven, the title track captures organic instrumentation and deeply personal lyrics that he is known for. While songs like "Something Beautiful" and "Sky Under My Skin" explore more surreal and worldly sounds. "This album is really about a turning point," Smith says.
For more information about Adam Smith, or to access his schedule of shows, please visit www.adamsmithmusicart.com.
For more information on Tina Angotti, please visit www.facebook.com/tinaangottimusic.
About Adam Smith
Smith’s debut album Another Way To Get To Heaven was released in the spring of 2010 to rave reviews. Adam continues to take his sound in new and inspiring directions. A self-taught musician, Adam Smith was writing songs on the piano by the time he was seven, and spent years developing his unique songwriting style influenced by greats like Joni Mitchell, Stevie Nicks, Tori Amos, and other indie-folk music artists. With a dedicated following throughout his adopted home state of Arizona, Smith has toured all parts of the country sharing his music and fueling his continuing desire to create and connect with the world around him.
Smith’s journey to share his music with the world will continue with additional releases later this year, and will be complimented with a series of live performances around the state of Arizona.
About Tina Angotti
Artistically influenced by an eclectic mix of music rooted in Rock, R&B and Folk, singer/songwriter Her successful debut CD entitled Mirror is a melodically intricate and vocally startling reflection of the movements and moments of her own life. Tina Angotti's debut CD has also been called "compelling," "powerful," "inspirational," and a “must have for anyone's CD collection." In addition to strong sales, Mirror enjoys national and international airplay. Featured on radio programs across the country, select tracks off Tina Angotti's debut effort have been included in a variety of compilation CDs.
Besides winning many awards, including "Best Solo Female Artist," Tina Angotti has appeared on television and radio and performed at Madison Square Garden, and shared a song on the stage with Julia Fordham.
Perhaps the most compelling reason for Tina's success is the astounding strength and range of her pure voice, intimate and familiar to the ear but different from all the rest.