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PAT GESUALDO AND ICELAND DEBUT #9 ON CMJ RADIO CHARTS
TOWACO, NJ, (February 20, 2014) – Celebrated drum virtuoso/D.A.D. Founder/CEO Pat Gesualdo and his Prog/Metal band Iceland, recently debuted in the #9 position on the CMJ music charts. The impressive line-up features Gesualdo, Iconic rock guitarist Michael Romeo of Symphony X, eminent guitarist “Metal” Mike Chlasciak, Rob Halford’s band Halford, top session vocalist Chandler Mogel, The songs can be previewed at www.icelandnj.com, or www.patgesualdo.com.
From killer grooves, to huge melodic harmonies and monster chops, Iceland takes you on a musical journey like never before!! Produced by Eric Rachel (Skid Row, Symphony X, and The Dillinger Escape Plan, among others), Iceland is an impressive rock band that combines virtuoso musicianship, definitive vocals, and phenomenal solos.
“Iceland is a combination of music masters, who bring forth great performances for fans who love rock music,” says Iceland Drummer Pat Gesualdo. “We are looking forward to helping disabled children and their families with our band.”
Income from Iceland recording and merchandise sales will be donated to the non-profit organization D.A.D. (Drums and disabilities), which develop free therapy services and programs for special needs children, adults, and their families at numerous schools, hospitals, and community centers throughout the United States.
ABOUT PAT GESUALDO
Celebrated drum virtuoso Pat Gesualdo beat a severe battle with a disability as a child, and went on to make medical, drumming, and education History by pioneering the “Healing Art of Drum Therapy.” Gesualdo is also the Founder/CEO of the non-profit organization D.A.D. (Drums and Disabilities.) Psychologists, neuroscientists, law enforcement agencies, special needs therapists, child protective service agencies, and teachers in over 15 countries use the D.A.D. Program to help the special needs population develop physical and cognitive functioning. D.A.D. is the top 5% most viewed profile on LinkedIn.
D.A.D. Founder/CEO Pat Gesualdo was invited to the White House to meet the President, in an effort to have D.A.D. help wounded soldiers. The U.S. Department of State brought D.A.D. to Israel, to help disabled Israeli and Palestinian children in the West Bank region. Numerous celebrities, sports stars, major corporations, and community leaders join with D.A.D. to help children fight disabilities on a Global basis.