|Carmen Cosentino has been guitarist and vocalist for legendary artists such as Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson, Chubby Checker, Ronnie Spector, Bill Haley's Comets, Marshall Lytle, Shirley Alston Reeves (Lead singer of the Shirelles) and over 20 inductee's of the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame!|
|Carmen combines powerful and
emotional vocal performance with exceptional guitar work. His blistering
solo ability coupled with sparkling rhythms supply the fire in his
performances. Carmen learned his craft from the Royalty of Rock and
Roll, "I've seen what makes the great ones great and use those
lessons every time I take the stage".
With performances on every Continent (except Antarctica) he has impressed audiences the World over with his vocal and musical ability, showmanship and charisma. He also has five albums to his credit and has written music for the N.Y. Giants and the N.Y. Yankees, which includes closing music for Superbowl XXV and The 1996 World Series! Tracks from his newest CD release, 'Having a Great Time...Glad Your Not Here' with Real Rock Drive, reached #1 on the Reverbnation Country Charts in New Jersey, and #5 in the NYC charts!
Carmen is currently performing as guitarist for 5 time Hall of Fame inductee Shirley Alston Reeves as well as guitarist and vocalist with his own band, Real Rock Drive.