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Susan Angeletti "SOUL is Where it's At" Cd!

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Sharing a SUSAN ANGELETTI Recording done in Nashville, Tenn of the song "Piece Of My Heart", a sultry, slightly understated but passionate version from the "Susan Angeletti Bittersweet" CD produced by Tom Hambridge. Pat Buchanan on guitar here. 


Susan is a sterling Vocalist and a ballsy Blues Chick! "- Ian Anderson


 Hello friends,

Thanku so much for stopping by.  My name is Susan Angeletti and I'm known as a fiery and emotive, often powerful soul- blues /roots Singer and live performer  and Songwriter. I have had the honor to open for and share stages with many of my musical hero's including:
B.B. King,Johnny Winter, Ian Anderson( Jethro Tull), Wilson Pickett, Tommy Castro, Luther Guitar Jr. Johnson
( Muddy Waters), John Hammond Jr., Michael Burkes, Dicky Betts, James Cotton, Duke Robbilard.  Sam Andrew
( Janis Joplin), The Blind Boys of Alabama, George Thorogood, Charles Neville and others.  

 Making music is my lifeline, its what makes me tick.  I am currently making a brand new Susan Angeletti Soul CD right now in the Recording Studio and am so happy about being back in the Studio! It's the best feeling. 

 I have 5 Susan Angeletti Cd's released independently including my last CD :
"Susan Angeletti, Wisdom". All original songs and 1 cover. 
The Wisdom cd continues to receive airplay now in the US and in Europe. 36028756_1548524946508173_r.jpeg 

 One of my more  well known CDs is a rootsy Rockin one :
"Susan Angeletti Bittersweet" and was recorded some years ago at The Sound Emporium in Nashville Tenn., and produced by Grammy Award Winner and Drummer and Producer Tom Hambridge. 
"Blessed with a voice that burns like red hot coals Susan's Voice soars with a Mick meets Janis attitude, no American Idol gymnastics here, just heart break pure and simple".
- Art Tipaldi 

 Now we are recording the brand new Susan Angeletti Soul Cd in Western, Massachusetts at Shoe String Recording Studio in Belchertown, Mass with36028756_1549508979422734_r.jpeg talented Engineer Mark Cohen.
This new Soul Cd reunites me with the many talents of roots guitarist John Sheldon who has played w Van Morrison, Linda Ronstadt and more.

 John Sheldon  produced my  bluesy and soulful debut CD "Susan Angeletti, Things You Throw Away". Guitarist John Sheldon and I toured w Bluesman Johnny Winter on the East and West Coasts on the strength of our live Shows together and from the reviews of this 1st Susan Angeletti CD. A thrilling time indeed!! 

   This new Susan Angeletti CD/project "Soul Is Where Its At" is a real labor of love for me this time especially because the focus is on Soul & Motown & Blues Music.⭐ The best music on earth.  " I've always wanted to make a CD of classic Songs that I love to sing by Artists that I admire and that's just what this CD is! 

 

  After 3 years of starting to record this newest Susan Angeletti Cd myself and pay for what I could myself slowly over this last 3 year period, I finally came to the realization I could not afford to finish the CD all on my own. After much encouragement from friends in the music business I have started a Gofundme Campaign. 

  
 I was also unfortunately hit by a drunk driver in 2010 at a very high rate of speed in my SUV. I was at a stop light. The person who hit me was going close to 65 to 70 miles an hour and did not see me and didn't slow down till it was too late.  This car accident caused me some serious physical problems, including herniated discs, a Post Concussive Disorder diagnosis, severe pain to top and back of my head and back of my neck. Pain I still live with now.  The car accident trauma re- aggravated and compounded a PTSD condition and anxiety issues I already had from a previous trauma that happened to me in my younger years. I am a survivor and a go getter though so I am pushin on here no matter what. I stay motivated and focused and look to the future.  But these issues has made it more challenging for me and so here I am here on Gofundme ❤with positive encouragement from friends in the music blues and roots music world in U.S. and in the UK.

Being a Singer is very rewarding in the heart, being able to make music, seeing people moved from a strong and emotional live performance.  I get such an incredible feeling being able to sing and play with great players. There is nothing like it. 
   I believe in the power of music to lift peoples spirits. I am so passionate about Singing and making music I can't live without doing it. I Would be forever so grateful if you would consider donating to the "Susan Angeletti Soul Is Where Its At" CD! Go Fund Me Campaign! I've been a busy singing Soul bee in the Studio and I'm ready to go do more Singing with your help! ❤



Here are a list of Recording Costs that your donations will go directly to with money raised by this Campaign:

$2500 1. Paying for Recording and mixing the new Susan Angeletti Soul Is Where Its at Cd!!  That is the biggest expense and most time consuming part of making the cd.  Especially paying the Engineers and Players/ Musicians. 

 3. ($500)Mastering the CD is a separate very important step after recording and mixing.
   

$1,000 Art design/ CD Pressing/ Copies of  CD:  Cover/ Booklet Layout and insides w out lyrics.
Cost of the pressing of actual # of the CDs most likely 1000 copies.
So my Cd is ready for pre orders, radio and selling at Live Shows too!! ⭐

$1,000 CD Promotional costs:
get the CD heard and reviewed out there amongst all the other new Cd's comin out!!  Radio Promo. 

 So that's where YOU all come in to help. It truly takes a Village these days. 

   

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    I am so excited about making this new Susan Angeletti Soul Is Where Its At CD and as I'm sure you can tell I truly love this Soul music and want to bring you my versions of some beautiful classic songs. Including some Smokey Robinson, Anne Peebles and the fabulous Etta James and more! 

  
 
 John Sheldon who produced my 1st CD Susan Angeletti, Things You Throw Away and he toured w me on the East and West Coasts w Johnny Winter has written many wonderful songs that I've recorded including Bittersweet, Things You Throw Away, Too Far, Into The Flame, Rueban's Train, Stick Around and more.
  I'm proud to have John back in the Studio playing guitar on these classic songs by folks like Smokey Robinson and more with me. John is a very talented guitarist and a caring kindred spirit. He is the real deal.  Hope you will join us and consider contributing what you can. You can find Johns music at www.johnsheldon.com


  Thankyou again for reading about this project that is so dear to my heart ❤!

Here is a link to my Website and music. 
www.susanangeletti.net 


 Please take a listen to a couple of the Songs I have included from previous Susan Angeletti CDs of mine so you can hear the music. Thankyou very much for reading. When I have a mix ready enough, I will post a snipet of a sneak peak of one of the new Songs.

Warmest bluesy regards,
Xo,  
Susan Angeletti



❤ ⭐Goodies for your SUSAN ANGELETTI "Soul is Where It's At" CD Contributions!   


Donate  $15 Get a Signed Susan Angeletti Cd

$30 Susan Angeletti T- Shirt
Sizes: S, M, L, X Large,XXL

$50 Signed Cd & Susan Angeletti T-Shirt
$100 Signed CD & Voice Lesson (Skype). Unless you are close by with in 20 miles.
$15 Signed Promo Photo (will write special note if its to a loved one if you ask)

⭐ $500 Acoustic Duo :Private House Concert Within 60 miles of western mass. Plus Signed CD & T- Shirt!!

$1100: Full Band Private House Concert⭐⭐ Within 75 miles of Western Mass.  Plus signed CD & T- Shirt!!

$200: I will come make you Breakfast or Lunch!! Within 50 miles of Northampton, Mass and a Signed CD.
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Some Susan Angeletti Cool Radio Airplay News right now today(Friday) on FusionPocket.com out of ECUADOR we've been added to the Blues n Roots playlist !! Thank you Radio host Gary Michaels of FusionPocket.com for supporting hard working Indie Artists we surely appreciate it! Gary also played my song "All Gassed Up" last week on his Fusion Pocket Radio Show too that I sung and recorded live with Ian Anderson and his Band! Read on here below to learn about the new Susan Angeletti CD I am in middle of recording.
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❤❤❤You know what I want for Valentines Day? I want to finish my Susan Angeletti CD and sing you all funky hot sweet Soul Songs that's What I want! Ooh Yes Yes ❤! Take a peak at the Campaign here and find out how you can be a part of making the new Susan Angeletti CD! Happy Valentine's Day Friends and Music Lovers! ❤XoXo, Susan
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Hi my supporters in Susan Angeletti music and life. I've added a Song/Video yesterday for your listen. Susan Angeletti, Piece Of My Heart in my story section at top for your listen from the Susan Angeletti Bittersweet Cd.
Kevin Bias the keyboard player is adding parts now to 2 of the Smokey Robinson songs I cut in the studio for this new Cd. Can't wait to hear his parts! It was so thrilling to sing these Smokey Robinson songs, Wow!! That man has a voice like nobodies business and he sure can write gorgeous songs. ❤


Right now we need to raise more money to pay for background singing and more mixing by Engineer and to pay to record 4 more Songs. I can't go back to the Studio without more funding. Every little bit helps.

Thankyou Soo much to all who have donated to this Susan Angeletti Soul Is Where Its At CD Gofundme Campaign from the bottom of my bluesy heart. Thanku most recently Jane Alcorn and Laurel Pelis for donating! You have no idea how much it means to me. Life has been particularly trying for me in the last couple years personally and I'm thankful to be back working on a new cd of music. It keeps me sane. ❤

I'm also really really looking forward to getting out and Singing and playing Live acoustically and with a whole Band a whole lot more this year ! Woo Hoo!

Put couple new photos in too of me walkin the beach. My keep Susan happy place when People make me mad lol! So don't forget about me here I can't finish this new Susan Angeletti Cd without your help.
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Your Susan Angeletti Singing Soul gal here and I'm sure lookin forward to hearing the new piano parts bein put on by Roots man Kevin Bias on a couple more of the tunes for our new Susan Angeletti Cd...namely now on the Smokey Robinson songs we cut. Ooh Wee.! I'm givin away too much as it is lol, so I'm not namin the song names too. Stay tuned.

Would you like to help out and be a part of this new CD? You can donate to help see this CD recorded in the nicest way possible and have a signed copy to take home too.

I included 2 photos here:
Susan Angeletti: nice smiling photo w pink flowers and other photo from the Studio, John Sheldon on guitar w Susan Angeletti Vocalist. Yes my hair was blonder in summer. I put some red in it this winter. Red for Sassy Bluesy Baby!! ❤
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