Pat Guadagno is a long time veteran of the music scene, a bit of a legend in the Jersey shore music scene in fact. Known for his great performances and his unique reinterpretations of the greats, Guadagno’s latest album – 1964 – is a 15 track journey through some of his favorites from a musical smorgasbord of some of the best artists of all time. Covering Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, The Animals, Tom Paxton, Eric Anderson, and more, he puts his spin on a variety of songs ranging from ones that damn near everyone covers (“House of the Rising Sun”) to tracks that very few folks have covered over the years.
For this Fab Four junkie, it’s the cover of The Beatles classic “And I Love Her” that hits most. With a folky, jazzy singer-songwriter vibe, the take on the song is fresh and inviting. But don’t take our word for it:
You can check out more from the Jersey shore folk hero at patguadagno.com.