Vito has been in and out of Mark Dann’s studio in Woodstock this week, recorded lead vocals, and backing vocals, finishing touches all around! Brand new version, extra shiny to be presented to the powers that be at Yankee Stadium, listen for it and you may just here the legendary tune at an upcoming home game, fingers crossed!
The announcement was just made! The Falcon “Underground” will present Vito’s “Little Rock” on Saturday June 24th, 2017. What’s so special about this you say? Well, not only is Little Rock ready to unveil some terrific new homegrown music on all of us, it happens to be Vito’s birthday! No gifts, just bring yourself and some friends!! Vito Petroccitto’s LITTLE ROCK! A brand new band hailing from the Hudson Valley region of New York. The band includes Vito Petroccitto Jr (guitar), Jeff Schecter (keys), Sam Goldstein (drums), and Mark Dann (bass). Playing a mix of mostly original songs and some obscure covers. Bluesy, Swampy Americana, Rootsy Music, Vito may have finally found what he’s been looking for!! Perhaps a...
Award winning Broadway actress Denise Summerford’s “Cover Girl” performance at the Culinary Institute of America was an absolute success! Half Moon Theater presented a “cabaret” style event which was sold out days in advance. The audience was spellbound, song after song of a carefully constructed set of music which were hand picked by Denise, took us all on a trip through this Cover Girl’s Broadway history! The band, which consisted of Eric Winter (Bass), Elaine Miller (Piano/Vibes), Maria Hickey (Vocals), Sam Goldstein (Drums/Percussion) and Vito Petroccitto (Guitar/Banjo) rocked the house in their accompanying roles! This show will happen again, and do yourself a favor, make sure you don’t miss it.
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 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...
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!!!
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!
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!!
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!!
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...