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Impact Picks User Francesco D'Andrea
Francesco is a composer, arranger,songwriter and music producer for Film, TV, cammercials and video games
His works have been featured in many award winning feature films and Tv Series as background scores and Tv's promo music including Show's as : "The Big Bang Theory", "House M.D." "Mad Men" "Revolution" "How I Met Your Mother" " CSI NY" Family Guy" " SouthPark" " The Mentalist" " Criminal Minds" "Glee". It's Alays Sunny in Philadelphia". " Law and Order" The Vampire Diaries" and many more.
Francesco also scored the original soundtrack od the awarded feature film "Spaghetti Story" and his music works have been placed in many highly acclaimed and award winning movies promos, film dvd and theatrical trailers, including " 10,000 BC" " ARGO:Inside Story" " Honey 2" "Sin City".
He scored the music for several national and worldwide TV advertising campaigns, his clients including "Nestle", "FOX", "NBC", "AMC", "Nokia". Francesco's music have been heard in many american TV Shows such as "American Idol", "Jimmy Kimmel Live", "River Monsters" " Saturday Night Live" , The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", "NBA", " Action" and many more.
He has been often descibed as a prolific and eclectic , versatile composer. His works span through a wide pallette of orchestrations, instrunents and styles combining symphonic, rock,pop, and electonic worlds together.
Born in Naples, Italy he begun studing music when he was 11 years old. He attended the classes of guitar, music theory and composition at the " Saint Louis Music College of Rome, writing his first pop, rock, funk, orchestral and jazz music and studying with the maestros Lello Panico, Antonio Affrunti, Franco Giacoia, Pierpaolo Principato, Franco Canfora. Besides his work as music producer and composer, Francesco is also an active guitar performer, songwriter and session player
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Hometown Milwaukee WI
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Professional Touring/Recording Bassist-Songwriter-Lyricist
21 Years Experience
Genres: Acoustic Rock,Rock,HardRock,Metal
Description: An Aggressive , balls out player that takes no prisoners! Battle Tested and road Ready.
PEDAL TO THE METAL style player that gives 110% all the time on and off the stage. Team Player, 20+
years of Blood, Sweat, and tears left out on stage Big or small all over the USA.
Influences: Nikki Sixx, Gene Simmons,Dave Ellefson,Billy Sheehan,Rudy Sarzo,Phil Lynott, John Paul Jones, Geezer Butler.
Previous Bands toured/recorded with: Last Laugh, Kamikaze Butterfly, Shinwalker, ScreamKing, Die Hard Till Death, Jeff Sandoval/ Mike Araiza Project, LAWSON, Mind Merchant.
Accomplishments/Credits: 3 Songs with Mike Araiza & Jeff Sandoval of Frank Hannons ( Guitar player for Tesla) Six String Soldiers, as well as drummer Will Hunt (Evanescence, Black Label Society, Dark New Day). Have also recorded with Legendary Engineer/ Producer Sterling Winfield (Pantera, Hellyeah,Mudvayne) on the DHTD single The Will, which is on the ever popular video game ROCK BAND. Mastered by Maor Applebaum, (Yngwie Malmsteen, Dio). Helped Write, record, play on 6 Full Length Albums Plus other collaboration. Radio play across the world, FM markets and Internet. Toured the USA in support acts for Sevendust, Anthrax, Texas Hippie Coalition, King Diamond, Brian May, Black Crowes, Powerman 5000, Trapt, Fuel, Anvil , Rammstein, Creed, Thousand Foot Krutch, Monster Magnet, Black Stone Cherry and More.
Current Project: Bass for Hire/Touring-Recording-Fill In. Kurt Arft Solo
Touring/Recording Acoustic Musician.
Gear Hartke and Ampeg Amplification, DBZ/Diamond Basses, Jackson Basses, Babicz FCH bridges, Kick Ass Cables, D'Addario Strings, BOSS Tuner, IMPACT PICKS & Wornstar Clothing.
Social Media www.facebook.com/pages/Kurt-Arft/159324670817127
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