Gabi recently spent time at Trod Nossel Studios (http://www.trodnossel.com) working on her debut single, "Something More." Carrubba arrived at the studio looking for new material for her release. Trod Nossel Artists pulled out the heavy artillery and enlisted, Beau Badrick, teen songwriting brainchild, (http://www.beaubadrick.com) to write her song, in which Gabi took part in, herself. "We locked them in Studio B and within a half hour they had her song written and arranged. We immediately started recording," says Darlene Cavalier, co-owner of Trod Nossel. The single, released yesterday, is available for download at Gabi's official website. http://www.gabicarrubba.com
Besides the single, the production team decided to do a second song to showcase her vocal. "Of all the 800+ titles we have in our publishing catalog, she went right for the 60s stuff," says Cavalier. Gabi chose a song called, "I Had A Girl," (recorded to suit her as "I Had A Boy"), that was written in 1967 by songwriter, Ray Zeiner, and recorded by The Wildweeds while under the auspices of oral-surgeon-
In just a few weeks the Trod Nossel Production team worked diligently with writers, engineers, producers and artists to complete the single by the American Idol air date. "Something More" was written by Trod Nossel Artist, Beau Badrick, and Gabi Carrubba. Badrick played all instruments, including background vocals along with Carrubba, with the exception of drums by Manny Patricio. It was engineered by Justin Watson and Ian Mereness, and produced by production team, Beau Badrick, Darlene Cavalier and Tommy Cavalier. Darlene Cavalier is Executive Producer.
Watch Gabi on American Idol this season and show your support by following her on social networks, sharing her widgets on your own pages and with friends. A free bonus download of "I Had A Boy," is available at her website.
Trod Nossel Studios http://www.trodnossel.com
Gabi Carrubba American Idol Links:
Miracle Concerts: http://www.miracleconcerts.com
Gabi Carrubba: http://www.gabicarrubba.com
Beau Badrick: http://www.beaubadrick.com
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Grammy Nominated Trod Nossel Productions and Recording Studios, established in Connecticut in 1966, is the premier professional recording studio that has been coined "one of the longest running recording studios of its kind in the world" by the media.