All tracks performed, produced, mixed and mastered by Claudio Tristano at "The lit Flamingo Studios" in Los Angeles.
Cover art by Holly Henderson
Claudio Tristano is a guitarist/songwriter/TV composer from Matera (Italy).
He writes and co-writes music for solo artists and composes/produces music for TV, film, adverts and other commercial mediums.
Clients, co-writers, credits and musicians include:
Artists: Johnny Rzeznik (The Goo Goo Dolls), Brother Stone and The Get Down, Holly Henderson, Stan Taylor, Troup, MJ Ultra and many more.
Producers: Ken Caillat (Fleetwood Mac, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson), Michael Blue (One Republic, Colbie Caillat), Tom Weir (Rod Stewart, The Temptations, Brian Setzer).
TV shows: Gordon Ramsey’s ’24 Hours to Hell and back’(Fox), Undercover Boss (CBS), Wicked Tuna (National Geographic)
He currently works with music licensing companies such as 411 Music Group, Jingle Punks and Gramoscope.
He has a 5 piece solo band (Claudio Tristano) that he performs his original material with, based in Los Angeles.
For fans of Gary Clark Jr., John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix.
Claudio graduated at Musicians Institute in Hollywood in 2011 where he also won the "Stanley Clarke Scholarship”
In 2013 he was top ten finalist for the blues guitar competition “Blues Masters” featuring blues legend Joe Bonamassa and hosted by Guitar Center.
In 2016 Claudio won the first prize in the Guitar Center guitar competition “OnStage with Vince Gill”. The competition involved over six thousand guitarists from all the USA and featured 21 Grammy award winning Country legend Vince Gill.
In 2018 in Japan Claudio presented and toured with his acoustic EP “Ink”.
Influences: Gary Clark Jr., John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, The Beatles, The Arctic Monkeys, Doyle Bramahall II, Michael Landau, Derek Trucks