Tone Poet includes 12 tracks featuring vocal rock songs, instrumentals with world music influences, and sweeping orchestral works. While epic in scope, the album is tied together by Galysh’s tasteful guitar work and compositional style which is complemented by vocalist Mark Boals (Yngwie Malmsteen, Royal Hunt, Uli Jon Roth), bassist Philip Bynoe (Steve Vai, Ring of Fire), and grooves by world-class drummer, Todd Sucherman (STYX).
released December 3, 2013
Guitars, bass, and keyboards were recorded at Adrian's home studio. Charlie Waymire's drums were recorded by Lizzy Ostro at Ultimate Rhythm Studios in Panorama City, CA; Todd Sucherman's drums were recorded by J.R. Taylor and Todd Sucherman at the Bee Hive in Austin, TX.
Tone Poet was mixed by Jessie Billson, except tracks 1, 6, and 9 mixed by Adrian Galysh. Mastered by Vinnie Simonette at Little Simy, Alexandria, VA.
Adrian Galysh: electric and acoustic guitars, bass, keyboards, and programming
Charlie Waymire: drums on tracks 2, 3, 4, 5
Philip Bynoe: bass on tracks 4, 5, 8
Todd Sucherman: drums on tracks 7, 8, 10, 11, 12
Hailed by critics and fellow musicians alike, Los Angeles guitarist Adrian Galysh, showcases his guitar talents with anthem-like instrumentals, that put the focus squarely on catchy, memorable melodies.