Somerhill is Chad Gontkovic, Greg Kehl, and Bill Rose. Winner of the 2006 Rockin’ in the Valley original-music contest held by Our Town, Somerhill was the closing act for American Idol finalist Chris Daughtry in March 2007 in Pittsburgh. The Recording Academy selected Free Your Mind (Tara Na) and Today or Tomorrow for inclusion on the 52nd Grammy Entry List in the categories of Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals and Best Rock Song.
Charles Constantino and Chad Gontkovic wrote the lyrics for Free Your Mind (Tara Na). Constantino enlisted singer Isabel Granada to translate “Let’s go” to “Tara na” in the Tagalog language of the Philippines for the song. Granada received the 1998 FAMAS Award for Best Supporting Actress and joined the cast of Survivor Philippines:
Core Media House cofounder Charles Constantino mixed and produced Free Your Mind (Tara Na) and Today or Tomorrow, both of which were digitally tracked, mixed and mastered at 24 bits/96 kilohertz. Charles Constantino Publishing—a member of ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers—is the exclusive publisher of Free Your Mind (Tara Na) and Today or Tomorrow. Charles Constantino Publishing is also the exclusive publisher of the catalog of original songs released on Core808, the California-based record label and multimedia-production company.
Listen to a clip of Free Your Mind (Tara Na) at http://www.cdbaby.com/
Listen to a clip of Today or Tomorrow at http://www.cdbaby.com/
Visit Somerhill at http://www.myspace.com/
Visit Charles Constantino Publishing at http://www.charlesconstantino.com/
The press release, "New Somerhill songs released," is at http://www.prlog.org/