Biography

Umberto Porcaro, singer, guitarist

Umberto Porcaro, singer, guitarist and band leader was born in Palermo in 1979, but for his musical style may have been born in any town in Texas or California. In fact it is considered one of the most talented bluesman in Italy, and his ability led him to be appreciated abroad, both in Europe and the United States. “Umberto Porcaro & The Rollercoaster” was his first group and with this line up he recorded You Belong To Me in 2002, followed by his attendance at major Blues and Jazz Festivals and has the opportunity to share the stage with artists such as B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Robben Ford, Roy Rogers, Canned Heat, The Blues Band. In 2005 he released his second CD Burn The Day Away with excellent recognition from Italian and foreign reviews. Umberto in 2006 moved to the States on the West Coast, midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Experience that took him closer to the giant exponents of the blues scene, with whom he performed around California, just to remember some: Kim Wilson, Kid Ramos,...

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Discography

Buy CD Pleasure My Business, e’ l’ultimo lavoro discografico di Umberto Porcaro & the Shuffle Kings. Pleasure Is My Business           Feelin’ Good Records 023   Bad Town Melon Man I Wanna Love You Mambo Jumbo Hard To Love Take Me Back To Texas Dallas Rock Little Girl True Love Talking About My Babe Beautician Blues Pleasure Is My Business Forth Worth Bound You’re Still Mine Jimmie Lee Drivin’ Home Buy CD Umberto Porcaro, Paul Boss, Max Lugli The Medicine Men 56 Guitar Pony Can’t Be Satisfied Ballad of Jessie James Oh Baby To Much Bad Medicine Blues Tell Me The Weight Sweet Anne Will The Circle Be Unbroken Buy CD Umberto Porcaro and Roller Coaster Burn The Day AwayKustom Records 2005 Nobody But You Baby Barkin’up The Wrong Tree Poppa Blues Blonds Brunettes and Redheads Bad Town  I Think You’re Jivin’ Lookin’ For Trouble Rainin’ In My Heart Burn The Day Away Left Handed Woman I Just Gotta Know Room 102 Street Corner Johnny Bonus Track I Think You’re Jivin’ live at Kursaal Kalhesa Buy...

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Concerts

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B.B. King said

urlThe blues will never die because in every corner of the earth there’s a kid like Umberto Porcaro who loves a music that’s simple, and therefore immortal. B.B. King

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Biography

Umberto Porcaro, singer, guitarist and band leader was born in Palermo in 1979, but for his musical style
may have been born in any town in Texas or California. In fact it is considered one of the most talented bluesman in Italy, and his ability led him to be appreciated abroad, both in Europe and the United States. “Umberto Porcaro & The Rollercoaster” was his first group and with this line up he recorded You Belong To Me in 2002, followed by his attendance at major Blues and Jazz Festivals and has the opportunity to share the stage with artists such as B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Robben Ford, Roy Rogers, Canned Heat, The Blues Band. In 2005 he released his second CD Burn The Day Away with excellent recognition from Italian and foreign reviews.

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Concerts

locandinaPreviewHere you can find all my tours and my gigs. Check it often to keep in touch!

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