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Vito sitting in with The Differents more often this year!

Vito loving every minute of it! Sitting in with the Differents, husband and wife musical dynamic duo (Joe and Trisha Pallo) playing all over the Hudson Valley region and beyond! If you haven’t seen The Differents, you should take a peek, they’re sure to please!!!
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2017 out of the gate with a fury!

2017 is off to a running start! Vito working on multiple recording projects, working with various bands, solo gigs, duo gigs, and his teaching business is booming once again with many new guitar students signing up! Also concentrating on getting the 2017 line up of “Little Rock” together! Vito Petroccitto’s LITTLE ROCK! A brand new band hailing from the Hudson Valley region of New York. Playing a mix of Bluesy, Swampy Americana, Rootsy Music, these guys can deliver the goods....

They ain’t the Rolling Stone but Vito gets two covers in less than a month!!!

Two! Count ’em! Two! Vito has landed on the 2014 Xmas Eve edition of the Northern Dutchess News (cover photo below, photo credit Curtis Schmidt), and today Vito is rounding up the current line up of the FOUR GUYS IN DISGUISE for a photo shoot/interview with the great John Barry from the Poughkeepsie Journal, the guys will grace the cover of an upcoming “Enjoy” section!!!

Recording Maceo and Pee Wee!! Surreal.

Vito jumped at the chance when asked if he could engineer a recording session that involved Maceo Parker and Pee Wee Ellis. If you’re clueless about who they are, you might want to go see the new movie “Get On Up” to learn about these legends!!! Vito not only had the honor of recording them, he also plays on Willi Amrod’s “Everywhere is Out of Town” CD with Pee Wee, Maceo AND Fred Wesley!!! Vito, Maceo Parker, Willi Amrod...
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Brand New Yankee Song!!!!

Press release: Vito and Mike Colvin (with Coop looking over their shoulders) have done it again! They’ve penned the “new” Yankee Song, much like their original 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001 hits, this new Yankee Song that brings into play the 2014 New York Yankee Roster is sure to be the hottest song of the year! AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE NOW here at iamvito.com on the store page!!! if you claim to be a Yankee Fan, then show your Yankee...

En Vito Veritas coming to your town!

Vito is taking it on the road, selling the new CD at various “satellite” locations! Announcements will appear here in the next few days, yes that’s right, locations could be real close for you, that’s right, Vito is putting himself in your path so you don’t miss out on En Vito Veritas CDs! Accepting cash and all major credit cards!!    

En Vito Veritas is here, get yours now!

It’s here! The long awaited, first ever solo CD from one of the Hudson Valley’s fun loving entertainers! 14 original songs including the smash hits “I Love Sundays”, “Rainbow”,  and “The Red Rooster Cafe”! official release date is yet to be determined but early December is a good bet! Guest performers appearing on this fine piece of history include the likes of Jake Carter (Harp playing musical phenom, 16 years of age!), Freebo, Randy Ciarlante, Jeff Belding (Vito’s mentor/teacher),...

Vito sitting in with The Differents more often this year!

Posted 06 Feb 2017 in Uncategorized
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Vito loving every minute of it! Sitting in with the Differents, husband and wife musical dynamic duo (Joe and Trisha Pallo) playing all over the Hudson Valley region and beyond! If you haven’t seen The Differents, you should take a peek, they’re sure to please!!!

2017 out of the gate with a fury!

Posted 06 Feb 2017 in Uncategorized
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2017 is off to a running start! Vito working on multiple recording projects, working with various bands, solo gigs, duo gigs, and his teaching business is booming once again with many new guitar students signing up! Also concentrating on getting the 2017 line up of “Little Rock” together! Vito Petroccitto’s LITTLE ROCK! A brand new band hailing from the Hudson Valley region of New York. Playing a mix of Bluesy, Swampy Americana, Rootsy Music, these guys can deliver the goods. Working on songs for a brand new record expected to drop just in time for Christmas! Vito is also taking on some “musical director” roles in some upcoming shows! Take a look at this: COVER GIRL is an evening of...

They ain’t the Rolling Stone but Vito gets two covers in less than a month!!!

Posted 30 Dec 2014 in Uncategorized

Two! Count ’em! Two! Vito has landed on the 2014 Xmas Eve edition of the Northern Dutchess News (cover photo below, photo credit Curtis Schmidt), and today Vito is rounding up the current line up of the FOUR GUYS IN DISGUISE for a photo shoot/interview with the great John Barry from the Poughkeepsie Journal, the guys will grace the cover of an upcoming “Enjoy” section!!!

Recording Maceo and Pee Wee!! Surreal.

Posted 04 Sep 2014 in Uncategorized

Vito jumped at the chance when asked if he could engineer a recording session that involved Maceo Parker and Pee Wee Ellis. If you’re clueless about who they are, you might want to go see the new movie “Get On Up” to learn about these legends!!! Vito not only had the honor of recording them, he also plays on Willi Amrod’s “Everywhere is Out of Town” CD with Pee Wee, Maceo AND Fred Wesley!!! Vito, Maceo Parker, Willi Amrod and Pee Wee Ellis!

Brand New Yankee Song!!!!

Posted 01 May 2014 in Uncategorized
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Press release: Vito and Mike Colvin (with Coop looking over their shoulders) have done it again! They’ve penned the “new” Yankee Song, much like their original 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001 hits, this new Yankee Song that brings into play the 2014 New York Yankee Roster is sure to be the hottest song of the year! AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE NOW here at iamvito.com on the store page!!! if you claim to be a Yankee Fan, then show your Yankee Pride by blasting this song from your iPod, iPhone, or whatever you play your music on!!

En Vito Veritas coming to your town!

Posted 27 Nov 2013 in Uncategorized

Vito is taking it on the road, selling the new CD at various “satellite” locations! Announcements will appear here in the next few days, yes that’s right, locations could be real close for you, that’s right, Vito is putting himself in your path so you don’t miss out on En Vito Veritas CDs! Accepting cash and all major credit cards!!    

En Vito Veritas is here, get yours now!

Posted 03 Nov 2013 in Uncategorized

It’s here! The long awaited, first ever solo CD from one of the Hudson Valley’s fun loving entertainers! 14 original songs including the smash hits “I Love Sundays”, “Rainbow”,  and “The Red Rooster Cafe”! official release date is yet to be determined but early December is a good bet! Guest performers appearing on this fine piece of history include the likes of Jake Carter (Harp playing musical phenom, 16 years of age!), Freebo, Randy Ciarlante, Jeff Belding (Vito’s mentor/teacher), David Roth, Reginald Earls, John Kirk, Mark Dann, Bobby Kemp, Keith Slattery, Jeremy Baum, and a host of others! Vito usually works on everyone’s project before he ever touches his own, well, the tides have turned! Finally, after nearly 13...

Recent interview with Vito!

Posted 27 Jul 2013 in Uncategorized

Interview Vito Petroccitto Jr Interview questions Influences? NRBQ,  Little Feat, Keb Mo, Elvin Bishop, John Fogarty, Johnny Cash, Describe your sound. Dabble in many different styles, I once read an article where Steve Morse (Dixie Dregs) mentioned that he wanted to know many styles to insure work for himself. Aside from serious Jazz and serious Classical, I try to play as many as I can. So I guess my sound can be described as acoustic blues or swampy electric with a touch of country twang or folky nicey nice. Your view on music in General? Music is my healer. Music has been a best friend my whole life, waiting for me when I got off the bus after school...

So many CDs, so little time!

Posted 01 Dec 2012 in Uncategorized

Pat Lamanna’s second CD was just released in recent days. This marks her second record she’s done at Studio 1061 with Vito at the helm. Other projects on their way are Jane March, Amber Hadigan, Deb Stence! Some of the Hudson Valley’s great singer/songwriters! Willi Amrod’s “Everywhere is out of town” CD is a must have CD, if you don’t have it, you’ve got to add it on your wish list! Both Willi and Frank Gadler share the JB Horns between their projects! The Fred Wesley arrangements are nothing short of stellar. Vito is also Finishing up his first solo effort entitled “En Vito Veritas” 14 classic Vito songs, guests include Vito buds David Roth, Mark Dann, Randy Ciarlante,...

Vito Little Rock (aka Petroccitto) Appears on the new Professor Louie and the Cromatix CD Wings On Fire!

Posted 31 May 2012 in Uncategorized

Professor Louie has released yet another fantastic CD on the Woodstock Records label, features Vito “Little Rock” on a few tunes! WINGS ON FIRE – the follow-up to 2010 Grammy nominated Whispering Pines recorded by Professor Louie & The Crowmatix – an Americana template that jams out timeless rock, country, blues and New Orleans influenced originals. This new CD features 13 songs – 10 originals. Professor Louie’s rockin’ piano kicks off the CD on Down At The County penned by Crowmatix collaborator Kevin Doherty, Ireland’s finest songwriter. The CD rocks with Uncommon Love and Open Hand Open Heart by Prof. Louie & Miss Marie. Next a sultry ballad/story Book Faded Brown, first produced by Prof. Louie for Hall Of...