Angelo M.
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  • That Train
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:43) [8.51 MB]
  • Every Kind Of Blues
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:26) [7.87 MB]
  • Far From Home
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:07) [7.14 MB]
  • Wounded Heart
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:55) [8.97 MB]
  • Lost
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:51) [6.55 MB]
  • Anytime
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:52) [6.56 MB]
  • Stop Blamin' Me
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:33) [5.82 MB]
  • All That Runnin'
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:29) [7.99 MB]
  • Priorities
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (04:49) [11.01 MB]
  • Thirty Years
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (04:20) [9.92 MB]
  • Runnin' Late
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:45) [6.31 MB]
  • Sweet Little Thing
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:42) [6.19 MB]
  • Far From Home I I
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:29) [7.99 MB]
  • Never Be The Same
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (04:16) [9.78 MB]
  • Ain't Our Love Song
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (02:16) [5.2 MB]
  • Half The Time
    Genre: Americana
    MP3 (03:18) [7.56 MB]
  • Interview-What’s the “M” stand for?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:08) [305.13 KB]
  • Interview-When you worked at the steel mill did you ever imagine touring as a performing songwriter?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:18) [699.01 KB]
  • Interview-What type of venue is your favorite?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:38) [1.45 MB]
  • Interview-How did you develop you guitar playing style, what influenced you?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:48) [1.85 MB]
  • Interview-Did you learn finger style or slide first?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:39) [1.48 MB]
  • Interview-How did you learn to play guitar so well?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:46) [1.75 MB]
  • Interview-Do you play any other instruments besides guitar?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:15) [569.42 KB]
  • Interview-Do you create the music or lyrics first when your write songs?
    Genre: Speech
    MP3 (00:39) [1.5 MB]
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Biography
Contact info@creativeanddreams.com for more information on Angelo M.



Creative & Dreams Music Network is proud to release From Steel To Strings, the all original debut album by Pennsylvania Steelworker turned award winning songwriter and master guitarist, Angelo M.

Emerging on the music scene after a steel mill bankruptcy that cost him his pension, Angelo M. (short for Melasecca) made the unlikely transition from steelworker to touring artist. His signature sound mixes Americana, Folk and Blues: calling to mind contemporaries from Keb Mo and Chris Smither, to Mark Knopfler and JJ Cale along with conjuring the Delta pickings of Mississippi John Hurt and Bukka White.

With guitar influences from the likes of Ry Cooder, Chet Atkins, Duane Allman and Leo Kottke, reviews hail Angelo M. a “Brilliant Guitarist” with an “Excellent Voice” and call his performance “Powerful”. Angelo M’s songs have been featured in the PBS Television series, RoadTrip Nation and garnered songwriting honors in the prestigious “Mountain Stage” NewSong and Billboard’s Song contests. “Every Kind of Blues” was selected from thousands as a finalist in Billboard’s 17th World Song Contest and received a Gold/First Place in Blues in the 27th Mid-Atlantic Song Contest.

He’s a humble blue collar man from a Pennsylvania steel mill, but there’s nothing understated about the talent of this bluesy virtuoso finger style player and award winning songwriter. With authenticity at the core of Angelo’s writing and performances, his songs (autobiographical at times) are soulfully sung and seasoned with experience and retrospection. Armed with a six string Dobro, mandolin & harp, he’s down and dirty, no holds barred – an authentic link in the roots-Americana chain as a singer, player and songwriter. Whether it’s his intricate finger style on the acoustic guitar, some searing slide work on his Dobro, or the high and lonesome strains of his mandolin, you’ll be sure to enjoy this gifted artist who is just beginning to hit his stride.

Hailing from Philadelphia, and currently based in Central Pennsylvania, Angelo M. was the youngest of four boys and influenced by music as far back as he can remember. With his older brothers all teenagers before he could walk, Angelo’s house was always filled with music.

Please visit the official website of Creative and Dreams Music Network at:
www.creativeanddreams.com


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  • Members:
    Angelo M.
  • Sounds Like:
    Keb Mo, Mark Knophler, JJ Cale, Chris Smither, Jorma Kaukonen, Leo Kottke, Ray Bonneville, Bukka White.
  • Influences:
    Chet Atkins, Ry Cooder, Jorma Kaukonen, Duane Allman, Leo Kottke, John Prine, Steve Goodman
  • AirPlay Direct Member Since:
    12/19/11
  • Profile Last Updated:
    06/29/17 16:14:35

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