Michael Rossa

Michael Rossa

BandRockSinger/Songwriter

Strong songwriter, who has an innate ability to make you feel like you are in the storyline. A dynamic, powerful voice, draped over catchy, melodic, guitar oriented backdrops. An exciting vocal talent, and a passionate performer , equals an evening that you won't soon forget.

Biography

Strong songwriter, who has an innate ability to make you feel like you are in the storyline. A dynamic, powerful voice, draped over catchy, melodic, guitar oriented backdrops. Michael Rossa has been writing and performing for over a decade, pursuing his love of music through many different outlets. Whether it be performing and recording his own inspired songs, playing lead guitar in his cover band, or teaching guitar and voice from his home. A true lover of music and craft. Michael has been writing songs his whole life. Drawing most of his inspiration from personal experiences of all the things that make up one's life- love, heartache, happiness, and a passion for living every day as if it were your last. Michael's experience has lead him to many stages and shows, including opening for many national acts including Loverboy, Pat Benatar, Bob Guiney, The Verve, and Michael O'Brien . An exciting vocal talent, and a passionate performer , equals an evening that you won't soon forget.

With 2007 brings a brand new chapter into the life of this songwriter, as he prepares to record his new CD of original material. The new songs are a mixture of pop, rock, and blues influences along with the memorable melodies and hooks present in all his songwriting efforts. With songs titles such as "Friends", "When You Tear Me Down", "I Do", "Lovesick Fool", and "Whisper My Name", the listener is given a glimpse into the heart and soul of a man that is as passionate about his songwriting as he is about his life.

Discography

"Long Way Home" - 2000

Set List

Michael Rossa:

Friends
Can't Stop Fighting
Something Deep
I Believe
Fly Me Away
Lovesick Fool
I Do
Drifting Away
Lead Me On
Now You're Sorry
Whisper My Name
What Would You Say

Cover Material:

Blessed Union of Souls
Hootie and The Blowfish
Edwin McCain
Bon Jovi
The Eagles
The Beatles
The Bodeans
Elton John
Lifehouse
John Mayer
Goo Goo Dolls
Los Lonely Boys
Cat Stevens
Sister Hazel
Extreme
Tonic
Firehouse
REO Speedwagon
Doobie Brothers
Big and Rich
Ryan Cabrera
Matchbox Twenty
Richard Marx
The Rolling Stones
Brad Paisley
Keith Urban
John Cougar
Sublime
Jason Mraz
Black Crowes
The Verve
Live