Tryst

by Donna Colton And The Troublemakers

Released 2007
Red Lips Records
Released 2007
Red Lips Records
Acoustic rock-edged folk with a touch of bluesy twang. Colton can belt out a song with passionate grit and in the next breath, croon to make you cry.
NOTES
Donna Colton and the TroubleMakers are based in upstate NY. We will fill in more info later. You can also visit us at http://www.donnacolton.com .

Fatal Love

by Donna Colton

Released 2000
Red Lip Records
Released 2000
Red Lip Records
Red Lips, Low-cut, High Heeled Music to be enjoyed with expensive adult beverages.
NOTES
The group configuration includes Donna Colton on acoustic guitar and vocals with duo partner, Sam Patterelli, playing bass, electric and baritone guitars and singing back-up vocals. Performing together since 1999 all players are based in the CNY area. The duo or trio is billed as Donna Colton +1 or +2 (say, plus two) depending on whether we use a drummer or percussionist. Our style fits the Modern Adult Contemporary category with a bit of acoustic R&B. We've …
Read more

Donna Colton Christmas

by Donna Colton

Released 2004
Red Lip Records
Released 2004
Red Lip Records
Acoustic, Pop/Folk, Blues bent with a twist of jazz; low and throaty female vocal stylings; think Melissa Etheridge singing Sade.
NOTES
Christmas Present from Donna Colton The Post Standard - Stars Magazine Sunday, December 12, 2004 Mark Bialczak - Music Critic The pure voice of Central New York singer Donna Colton, matched with 10 great holiday songs, makes a great Christmas present. Colton's rich vocals warma room, setting the mood perfectly for a crackling fire and reflection time about the graces of life. An all-star band of Colton's usual performing partner Sam Patterelli on bass, bouzouki and guitar; versitale …
Read more
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Donna Colton / Sam Patterelli

Story

Up-tempo with drums. Described by one reviewer as "a joyful, poetic romp." We play this song out all of the time and it always gets a good response.

Carey

3:35
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
0000-00-00
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
0000-00-00
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Sam Patterelli / Donna Colton

Story

Just like it says--- for those who remember those "don't know where we're going 'til we get there" car rides. Acoustic/percussive/smooth feel.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Donna Colton / Sam Patterelli

Story

Luring you into summer... Featuring our friend, Pete Heitzman on electric and baritone guitars. Pop/jumpy/upbeat melody with drums and jangly guitars.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Donna Colton

Story

Sad, break up song that somehow, everyone relates to. Starts quiet and acoustic and builds. Ballad; guitars/piano/drums. Featuring Mark Nanni (Los Blancos; the Intention) on keys.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Sam Patterelli / Donna Colton

Story

Upbeat, toe tapping mood. Mid- tempo, Folk/Country feel. Karen Savoca harmonies and Joe Davoli violin enhance this tune.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Leo Visconti

Story

Wriiten by Donna's cousin, Leo. This is a ballad/lullaby. Our friends Karen Savoca and Pete Heitzman added dreamy harmonies and whale-song guitar.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Donna Colton / Sam Patterelli

Story

Swampy, bluesy feel with electric guitars, spanish moss and a syncopated drum beat.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Sam Patterelli / Donna Colton

Story

Wonderful layers of creative percussion by Dave DeSiro of Kevin Dorsey's SAMMY award winning jazz band. We are lucky again. to call him a friend and have him add all of this wonderful ambient rhythm. Ballad --- starts acoustic and morphs into a powerful bit of electric lead guitar.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Donna Colton / Sam Patterelli

Story

Tryst (pronounced trist) Definition: a time and place for a meeting; especially of lovers. This song features Artie Lenin (Frenay & Lenin, Flashcubes, Screentest) playing really tasty lead guitar and Mark Nanni doing the cool piano stuff. Pop/Rock/R&B feel with drums and a Sheryl Crow groove.
Donna Colton And The Troublemakers
2007-06-00
Sam Patterelli

Story

Sam was inspired to write this song after watching Martin Scorcese's documentary on Bob Dylan. Folk/Rock/Tom Petty groove.