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Albert Castiglia
8:00 PM - 11:59 PM The Funky Biscuit
Date: September 20, 2018 to September 20, 2018
Where: The Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, Florida, United States, 33432
Phone: N/A
Event Type: Other
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#39;s right on time. When I hear him, I think of Bill Wyman or Calvin Fuzz Jones. Its a power trio with no boundaries or restrictions. Its a pretty amazing sound to me and its reflective in Up All Night.Up All Night is what happens when fist-tight chemistry meets a songwriter firing on all cylinders. Flying out of the blocks and bottling ten songs on the first day, Castiglia shook the Dockside walls with the most powerful songs of his career. Theres the stinging Hoodoo On Me. The strutting garage-band vibe and scream-it-back chorus of Three Legged Dog. The punchy call-and-response bar-room brawler that is Knocked Down Loaded. That song was written with my frequent collaborator, Graham Wood Drout, says Castiglia, and it brings me back to when I was a young musician and felt like I was ten feet tall and bulletproof. Other high-velocity cuts include 95 Souths travelogue, decorated by the inimitable slide-guitar fairydust of Sonny Landreth (Thats about having to drive from Washington D.C. to my home in South Florida in the middle of a tropical storm), while Chase Her Around The House splices an early rock n roll vibe with an age-old male need (Its about coming home and wanting to devour your significant other after being on the road for a long time). Hell pummel you with the rough stuff, but Castiglia can also shift gears to more contemplative moments, whether thats the rolling and contented acoustic blues of You Got Me To That Place, or its thematic opposite-man, Unhappy House Of Blues. That song was co-written with Cyril Neville, he explains. Cyril wrote the lyrics but I completely relate to them, because they bring me back to unhappier times when I was a struggling musician and I had no support from who I was with. I think anyone can relate to these tunes. This isnt Castiglias first time around. Born on August 12th, 1969, in New York before moving to Florida aged five he made his professional debut in 1990 with Miami Blues Authority, but truly hit the international r
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