New Video from Chris Busone

February 23rd, 2011, 1:00 pm by Greg

Troy rocker Chris Busone goes acoustic for his soulful cover of Gino Vanelli’s 1978 ballad, “I Just Wanna Stop,” which is featured on Busone’s recently released album, “The 9.”

The Chris Busone Band plays at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Troy at 10pm on Friday. Admission is free.

Woman in My Life


Five Firsts: Chris Busone of the Chris Busone Band

February 22nd, 2011, 12:00 pm by Greg
Chris Busone

Chris Busone

NAME: Chris Busone
BAND AFFILIATION: The Chris Busone Band…oddly enough
INSTRUMENT: Guitar/Vocals

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … “Aqualung.” I have five older brothers and sisters, so there was always a lot of music around the house, but that’s the first album I bought with my own money. Not sure where I got the money…probably from one or all of my five older brothers and sisters.

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Song of the Week: Chris Busone’s “Daylight”

December 7th, 2010, 12:00 pm by Greg

Song of the Week: Chris Busone’s “Woman in My Life”

October 5th, 2010, 11:01 am by Greg

Last week, we ran a review of Nippertown rock scene regular Chris Busone’s new CD, “The 9.” (Read it here.) Last Friday night, Busone celebrated with a CD release party at Footsy Magoos in Troy. And as part of the celebration, Busone premiered the music video for one of the album’s tracks, “Woman in My Life.”

Just in case you missed it, here it is:

CD: Chris Busone’s “The 9”

October 1st, 2010, 3:30 pm by Greg

Chris Busone: The 9(Vincent Records, 2010):

Chris Busone has been a longtime player on the Nippertown music scene – remember the Chaser Band? – but he hasn’t captured much of his music in the studio.

Listening to this album, you’ve got to wonder why? Busone has definitely got the songs, and he showcases seven strong original tunes here. He’s got a soulful rock voice that’s supple enough to slide off in a number of different stylistic directions. And he’s a fine guitarist as well.

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