July 28, 2020 – Jessie is in studio writing new material for various releases. More news on those releases coming soon!
May 28, 2020 – Jessie together with Bobby Lebel and Helen Belle formed the band Gesua Belle and introduced their first single, “Cadillac”. Belle Gesua Belle is: (Gesua) Jessie Galante – Lead vocals Helen (Lebel) – Buffalo Drum, Background vocals Bobby (Lebel) – Dobro, Banjo, Background vocals “Cadillac” mixed by Mike Rorick Video Directed by Max Goldman. Check it out at: The Official Music Video of “Cadillac”
May 16, 2020 – (This event is postponed due to pandemic). Jessie is special guest for Sass Jordan at the Showplace Theater on Saturday May 16, 2019 along with guitarist Michael Hund where they will be introducing some of the new material they have been writing together.
April 25, 2020 – (Sadly, this event was postponed due to pandemic). Jessie has been invited by international singer Phil Naro at the Riveria Theater. PHIL NARO is a Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award winning performer for singing the theme song for the cartoon “6Teen”, as well as an internationally acclaimed composer, singer, songwriter/producer and guitarist.
Phil is best known as the frontman for Billy Sheehan’s band, “Talas”. While with “Talas”, Phil enjoyed great success on a unique American heavy metal tour, performing with many of the 80’s top attractions such as: Yngwie J. Malmsteen’s Rising Force; Anthrax; White Lion; Quiet Riot; and Iron Maiden.
$5 From every ticket sold will be donated to Benevolent Grounding. Benevolent Grounding “You are the Branches”, honoring the “Promise Program” benefiting Domestic Violence Victims by supporting them and creating warriors.
April 12, 2020 – Buffalo Music Hall of Fame inductees / singers Jim Crean (class of 2019) and Jessie Galante (2010) have released a moving and heartfelt video for their duet on the single “Love Is.” One of the first musical projects recorded and filmed in the confines of their respective homes due to the Corona Virus Pandemic. “Love Is” is the title of the duet written by Tonio K, Michael Caruso and John Keller, and originally recorded and released by American singer and actress Vanessa Williams and American R&B recording artist Brian McKnight, also from Buffalo and Buffalo Music Hall Of Fame Inductee.
February 12, 2020 – Jessie is collaborating with Italian rock singer, guitarist, songwriter and producer Roberto Sterpetti of the band Klee Project from Rome, Italy writing lyrics for their album due for release later this year!
December 14, 2019 – The MOB Musicians of Buffalo Christmas Concert at the Tralf Music Hall. Co-hosted by Billy Sheehan, Bobby Lebel and Jessie Galante, this is the fifth annual Christmas event in partnership with Goo Goo Dolls Robby Takac’s Music Is Art raising monies to support musical charities in Western New York. It’s also the opportunity for Buffalo musicians to come together from all parts of the country celebrate together with friends and family!
November 24, 2019 – Cancer of the Rocks 2019 Music Festival at Bush Hall, London, England. For more information please visit Cancer on the Rocks special announcement as Jessie’s appearance. Tickets can also be purchased at Bush Hall, London
September 29, 2019 – Jessie with The Michael Hund Band appearing at the 97 Rock Tailgate party with the Bills vs. Patriots
August 30, 2019 – Jessie will be appearing on the USS Little Rock celebrating the music of Janis Joplin
July 25 – Jessie will be appearing at Dunkirk’s “Award Winning” Music On The Pier-Summer Concert Series, Thursday, July 25th! For more info click here!
May 28, 2019 – Check out Jessie’s new video “Night’s In White Satin” and more updates on her website!
May 23, 2019 – Jessie Galante guest appearance with Bobby Lebel at Sportsmen’s Tavern.
May 17, 2019 – Jessie will be at Hamburg Music Festival kick off with the addition of an opening night “Belle Starr” Concert.
March 14, 2019 – Jessie Galante invited for a guest appearance with Bobby Lebel with Billy Sheehans Talas V2 Concert Event at the Riveria Theater, Buffalo, NY.
December 15, 2018 – The Fourth Annual MOB Musicians of Buffalo Christams Party at the Tralf Music Hall co-hosted by Billy Sheehan, Bobby Lebel and Jessie Galante. Also announcing the partnership with founder of Music Is Art Robby Takac of the Goo Goo Dolls! For more information please visit the MOB Facebook Page!
September, 2018 – Filming and production of music video of “Nights In White Satin”.
May 20, 2016 – PR Media Press Release: Jessie Galante Releases “The Show Must Go On” a Bittersweet Release
“Larry entitled the CD “The Show Must Go On”. He believed that no matter what obstacles we face in life you have to keep moving on. He was very proud of the work we did together. The love we had for each other resonates in every single song. We had so much fun writing, recording, traveling and meeting new friends in all different parts of the world. He made every single one of our dreams come true doing everything we loved to do together. Our musical journey continues, just like he said, “The Show Must Go On” and his love for music and life lives with every beat of my heart…
Jan. 16, 2013 – ITALY – Jessie is in Somma Lombardo, Italy (outside of Milano) to record a song for her new CD with singer, producer and keyboardist, Alessandro Del Vecchio at his Ivorytears Music Works studio. Alessandro, featured on more than 100 records worldwide, is not only known for his collaborations with musicians like Glenn Hughes, Ian Paice, Bobby Kimball and more but also for his powerful high tenor vocals. Also performing in the studio will be some of Italy’s top musicians; Alessandro Mori on drums, Anna Portalupi on bass and Mario Percudani on guitars.
Dec. 4 – THE NETHERLANDS – Jessie was invited back to RTV Radio Parkstad “Rock On Your Radio” with Theo Samson – Landgraf, The Netherlands with an indepth interview about who Jessie is writing and recording with on her new CD. Joining Jessie in studio was Dutch guitarist Joop Wolters, who is collaborating with Jessie and performing on four on her songs.
Dec. 2 – THE NETHERLANDS – It was a fun night at Helmrock Radio in Helmond with Bas “Sjerruf” Aldenzee and Cor Koolen, Helmond, The Netherlands. They played songs from Jessie’s Spitfire CD and talked extensively about her new CD. Jessie and Dutch guitarist Joop Wolters also performed acoustic versions of “Spitfire” and her single “Beautiful Man.” Also in studio with Jessie and Joop were producer Larry Swist and Dutch music reviewer Raymond Kruijen of LazyRocker magazine.
November 1, 2012 – GERMANY – Jessie is in Cologne recording vocals. Producing tracks in Cologne is Larry Swist. Also producing tracks in New York are Jack Daley and Rob Bailey. The production team rounds out with Enrico Scutti and Roberto Sterpetti in Rome Italy.
October 29, 2012 – THE NETHERLANDS – We’re invited back to TV Limburg with host Joes Boonen in Roermond, The Netherlands to talk about Jessie’s new CD with a live acoustic performance with Dutch guitarist Joop Wolters. Photo: http://bit.ly/TUi63P
October 18, 2012 – ITALY – Jessie is in Rome, Italy recording vocals for an Italian version of a song on her new CD. Working with Jessie are Italian are rock singers Enrico Scrutti and Roberto Sterpetti, who are also joining Jessie on vocals. Jessie, Enrico and Roberto are also collaborating on a new song!
October 6, 2012 – GERMANY -Jessie in studio in Cologne Germany writing and recording with Dutch guitarist Joop Wolters.
September 24, 2012 – UK – Great article on Jessie’s Spitfire CD review Steve Swift – Rocktopia UK – http://bit.ly/Qu6vHw
September 23, 2012 – NEW YORK Laying down tracks in NYC with Guitarist Rob Bailey, Bassist, Jack Daley,Guitarist, Marc Ribler, Lez Zeppelin drummer Leesa Squyres and New York Dolls drummer, Brian Delaney
August 20, 2012 – NEW YORK – Jessie’s leaving NYC for Cologne Germany today to continue working on her new CD. In keeping with Jessie’s international palette, she’ll be writing and recording with musicians from NYC, New Jersey, Nashville, The Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and Italy!
August 15 & 16 – NEW YORK – For Jessie’s upcoming CD, she’s writing and recording with guitarist Rob Bailey (Anastacia, Jive Jones) in NYC and with bassist/ Jack Daley (Lenny Kravitz, Joss Stone, Prince) and guitarist Marc Ribler in Asbury Park.
July 28, 2012 – UK – Article on Jessie in Fireworks Magazine (UK) by Nicky Baldrain. Also included within the magazine was a CD that features Jessie’s “NO FOOL NO MORE” (Spitfire CD).
July 28 & 29, 2012 – NEW YORK – Jessie’s in the studio this weekend writing on song co-written with Swedish guitarist/songwriter/producer Tommy Denander!
June 27, 2012 – UK – Fantastic review of Jessie’s Spitfire CD from the UK! Many thanks to Johnny Hayward of UBER ROCK magazine and to Rob Watkins for his review! http://bit.ly/LuttxQ
June 12, 2012 – UK – “I’ve Got To Use My Imagination” is on rotation at KRXX.com radio in the UK! Huge thanks to Kev Strickson at KRXX radio and Nicky Baldrain at Two Side Moon Promotions in the UK for making it happen!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGOh7T3O57k
May 27, 2012 – THE NETHERLANDS – Happy to be back Holland , Jessie will be opening the night for Dutch blues guitarist Julian Sas The Rock Temple, one of Hollands most renowned clubs – Saturday, Dec. 15 2012! http://bit.ly/T15dAN
May 4, 2012 – BELGIUM – We’re happy to learn that DJ Urbain Tanguy, of Radio Quartz, Belgium is playing “Can’t Stand To See A Grown Man Cry” (Spitfire CD) on his Wind of the Blues Show!
May 26, 2012 – GERMANY – A great review of Jessie’s Spitfire CD by German music reviewer Dennis Rowehl of entertaim.net Vielen Dank Dennis! http://bit.ly/JjcV5j
April 25, 2012 – NEW YORK -Jessie has been invited to sing on an Italian Rock Release. We’ll have more information about this release in October!
April 20, 2012 – NEW YORK – Blast from the past….sent to us by Nicky Baldrain today from Two Side Moon Promotions. It’s an article by Derek Oliver about my band FIRE from LA. (scroll down to read). http://wimpwire.flexnes.com/ww191.htm
March – 13, 2012 – NEW YORK – Jessie is thrilled to be writing for her new CD collaborating with songwriters and musicians both at home and abroad, At home in NYC, Jessie is teaming up with the same amazing songwriting and production team from her Spitfire CD namely Larry Swist executive producer (Tina Turner, Foreigner, Spyro Gyra), guitarist Rob Bailey (Anastacia, Jive Jones) and bassist Jack Daley (Lenny Kravitz, Joss Stone). Also writing with Jessie is songwriter guitarist Marc Ribler (Lee Aaron, Mitch Malloy).
FEB. 27, 2012 – NEW YORK – “Beautiful Man’ the bluesy single is now on iTunes. Produced by Larry Swist (Spitfire CD), Beautiful Man was co-written with Lee Horrocks and recorded at Cove City Sound Studios in NY.
JAN. 11, 2012 – NEW YORK – NEW! JESSIE GALANTE T-SHIRTS available worldwide! T-shirts were designed, inspired and produced by Dutch artists and musicians! Click here!
JAN. 2, 2012 – WEERT, THE NETHERLANDS – Concert review by Raymond Kruijen in 3voor12 Limburg magazine at DeBosuil in Weert, The Netherlands. DeBosuil http://bit.ly/xxkLiF
DEC. 14, 2011 – WEERT, THE NETHERLANDS – Tonight Jessie and Joop Wolters will be on Weert FM Radio performing songs off Jessie’s “Spitfire” CD live in studio! We thank you for your support and airing songs from the “Spitfire” CD! http://www.weertfm.nl
DEC. 13, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS – During Jessie’s Summer of 2011 Pilot Tour Lazy Rocker magazine writer Raymond Kruijen was present at all of our shows in The Netherlands and Belgium. Click www.lazyrocker.com for his in depth review with photos about the tour. Many thanks to Raymond and also Marc Schneiders of Lazy Rocker magazine.
DEC. 13, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS – Live radio and performance interview on Rock on Your Radio, RTV Parkstad Limburg at 20.00 with Theo Samson. The broadcast will be on location at the Heerlen Draait Door in the Pancratiusplein-Zuid, Heerlen. The show will be seen and heard by everyone within the Christmas festivities in the square! For more info: www.heerlendraaitdoor.nl
DEC. 6 , 2011- THE NETHERLANDS – Televison interview and live acoustic performance on The Netherlands TV station TVL, Tuesday Dec. 6 at 16.00. Jessie and guitarist Joop Wolters will perform acoustic versions of “No Fool No More” and “Spitfire”. TVL will also feature the video for “No Fool No More!”
DEC. 4, 2011 THE NETHERLANDS – Thanks to Blues Magazine and Marc Schnieders of LazyRocker.com for the very cool article about LazyRockers 2nd Annual Anniversary Party. The party will be at Cafe de Cadillac on Saturday, December 17 in Valkenburg, The Netherlands!
AUGUST 31, 2011 – NYC – Live radio interview tonight on the Marianne Morrison radio show 7-8pm EST on the Centanni Broadcasting Network! Marianne Morrison’s #1 rated show is heard in 50 countries and will be playing songs from Jessie’s Spitfire CD!
JUNE 14 – 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS- Check it out….Shots of Jessie in concert at Spirit of 66 in one of The Netherlands largest news sites www.nu.nl. Shots were posted by Raymond Kruijen, music reviewer!
JUNE 13, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS- Great article and review in 3voor12.vpro webzine which operates from 17 cities thru the Netherlands. Their main activity is reviewing shows of local acts or international acts playing on local stages to promote the music scene in the Limburg region of the Netherlands! Thanks to Raymond Kruijen for writing this article and for coming to the show!
MAY 27, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS – Radio interview on RTV Radio Parkstad Tuesday May 31st on Rock On Your Radio with Theo at 9:30 PM!
MAY 23, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS – Great article in Hollands regional newspaper “Dagblad de Limburger” on Jessie’s Pilot Tour! Click to Read!
MAY 23, 2011 – THE NETHERLANDS – Jessie Galante Pilot Tour Concert – Oefenbunker/Exit in G! Click to Read
THE NETHERLANDS MAY 16, 2011 – Check out the article by Raymond Kruijen in LazyRocker magazine talking about Jessie’s Pilot Tour in Holland and Belgium. It introduces the Dutch band members and talks a little about the TV pilot shoot. Click to Read.
THE NETHERLANDS MAY 16, 2011 – LANDGRAAF- Live radio interview this Wednesday night 20:00 with DJ Renato of RTV Parkstad Radio in Landgraaf, The Netherlands!
THE NETHERLANDS – MAY 1, 2011 -Dutch announcement for Jessie’s European gigs with special guests funky groovy pop rockers X-Libris! Ad also includes video of Dutch based guitarist Joop Wolters…check him out! Other Dutch artists Jessie will be playing with are Patrick Van Den Heuvel – Drums, Patrick Overklift-Guitar and Mark Soeters-Bass. Click To Read
NEW YORK – April 15, 2011 – European dates posted for Jessie’s “PILOT TOUR” THe Netherlands and Belgium! Check out poster and dates here!.
NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY – Feb. 11, 2011 – Robert Barry Francos from www.jerseybeat.com on Jessie Galante’s SPITFIRE. “Yeah, there’s the buzzsaw guitar and rhythm section, but no lengthy solos because the attention is on that voice, and rightfully so.”
NEW YORK – February 11, 2011 – Justin Donnelly’s great review of Jessie’s SPITFIRE cited so many hit picks including “The easy going groove of ‘Go on Rain on Me’ is quite infectious and easy on the ear and has the potential to do well as a single. Spitfire is one rocking release!
NEW YORK CITY – Jan. 14, 2011 – Anne Leighton Media: JESSIE GALANTE HEADING BACK TO EUROPE
NEW YORK CITY – Nov. 22, 2010 – Eight Time Grammy Award Winner Engineer/Producer Mick Guzauski on Jessie Galante: “Jessie is a star. She stands among the very best I have ever worked with in the music industry. Her unique and powerful voice must continue to be heard. I personally attend all her performances both here in the US and Europe because of the pure enjoyment of it.”
ASHDOD, ISRAEL – Nov. 16, 2010 – “Blame the temper and the love to music on her Sicilian roots.” CD Review by Dmitry M. Epstein of LET IT ROCK magazine, Israel.
UNITED KINGDOM – Nov. 5, 2010 – UK’s Pennyblack Music Review says Jessie Galante’s CD, Spitfire is “head-to-toe excitement!”…read more here!
BUFFALO, NY – Oct. 8 2010 – “Galante tore the roof of the place!” Another great review by Pop Music Critic Jeff Meirs on the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame ceremony performances, “Honoring our Best.”
BUFFALO, NY – Oct. 7, 2010 – Jessie Galante, now based out of NYC, will be inducted into the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Tralf Music Hall. Doors open at 6 PM. Jessie will also be performing “Checkin’ Out” and a song from her latest release “Spitfire.”
NEW YORK CITY – Oct. 2, 2010 – Anne Leighton Media: Jeff Meirs, Buffalo News Music Pop Critic, called Jessie “a fearless performer, and that on-stage audacity has translated into a penchant for following her muse around the globe.”
BUFFALO, NY – Oct. 1, 2010 – Check out the article in the Buffalo Evening News by Jeff Meirs News Pop Music Critic titled Musical Heritage as the Music Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2010, a vibrant scene.”
BUFFALO, NY – July 27, 2010 – Jessie Galante has been inducted into The Buffalo Music Hall of Fame for the class of 2010!
ITALY – May 18, 2010 – Check out Italy’s Pierpaolo Monti Hard Sounds magazine for CD review of “Spitfire.” Within that review, a huge compliment was given regarding Spitfire: “Se avete amato album come quello del nostro italianissimo Matt Filippini col suo Moonstone Project, Jessie Galante non può sicuramente mancare all’interno della vostra lista della spesa”. To translate: “If you have loved an album as that of our Italianissimo Matt Filippini with his Moonstone project, you’ll certainly want to get a copy of Jessie’s CD.
ITALY – March 29, 2010 – Great review of “Spitfire” CD by Walter B. from Italy’s No Respect Webzine placing it in the magazines Best CD category!
NEW YORK CITY – March 4, 2010 – Jessie will be performing and industry performance at Arlene’s Grocery, Wednesday, March 24th and hits the stage at 8 PM. Everybody is welcome and entry is free!
Jessie will feature songs from her CD “Spitfire.” backed up by high-profile team double platinum producer Larry Swist and co-producer is eight time Grammy award winner multi-platinum mixer Mick Guzauski whose incredible body of work includes artists like Eric Clapton, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Anastacia, Kiss, Celine Dion, Earth Wind and Fire to name just a few. Co-writing along with Jessie are Lee Horrocks (formerly with Ric Wake Entertainment) guitarist Janos Szucs from Budapest and New York City based guitarist, songwriter and producer Rob Bailey.
Buffalo, New York – 97 ROCK RADIO PRESENTS JESSIE GALANTE, Saturday, January 30, 2010, The Tralf Music Hall, Buffalo, NY. Tickets on sale at all Ticketmaster locations, charge by phone 1-800-745-3000, or www.ticketmaster.com/Jessie-Galante-tickets/artist/1377796
BUFFALO, NY – January 25, 2010 – Buffalo’s “First Lady of Rock” returns home for a show at The Tralf on January 30th, 2010. After years of giving her patented high power performances in Europe, Jessie comes back to the Buffalo stage energized with even greater fire, soul and passion. The Buffalo bred rocker will be performing songs from her current release “Spitfire”, a globe-spanning production which features an international array of talent. “Spitfire” represents at major advance for Jessie and features this unforgettable front woman at the top of her game. Adding to the evening will be performances of familiar songs taken from Jessie’s Buffalo roots namely 97 Rock’s release of “Checkin’ Out”. Jessie’s accompanying band will be a group of established New York City musicians that include guitarist Angus Clark.
Opening for Jessie will be long time friend from Niagara Falls Ed Koban guitarist for Multi Award winning Native American Group Tonemah.
Buffalo, New York – January 10, 2010 – Check out Jessie Galante’s “Spitfire” CD review by Tracey Lukasik on Backstageaxxess.com including contest details for her show at the Tralf Music Hall, Buffalo, NY on Saturday, January 30, 2010.
Buffalo, New York – January 9, 2010 – Tune into the Anita West Blues Show, streaming live on 88.7 www. wbfo.org, Sunday, January 10 between 11-4 pm featuring songs from Jessie Galante’s release “Spitfire” that include “No Fool No More” and “Mamma (I Get A Little Crazy).”
BUFFALO, NY – January 8, 2010 -Join host Tracey Lukasik from Backstageaxxess.com in a candid interview with Jessie Galante.”
NEW YORK CITY – June 2009 – JESSIE GALANTE RELEASES ?SPITFIRE?: CROSS-CONTINENTAL ROCK FEATURES STAR LINEUP that include Eight Time Grammy Award winner Mick Gusauski and Double-platinum Executive Producer Larry Swist. Also joining high octane vocalist are Jack Daley (Joss Stone), Ferrer (Guns ?n? Roses) and Rob Bailey (Anastacia)Click To Read More…
NEW YORK CITY – April 2, 2009 – New CD released from Jessie Galante titled, “Spitfire” now available on iTunes and Amazon.com.
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY- March 2009 -Jessie is ramping up for her tour in Budapest in April. See Tour page for dates. In addition, Jessie will be performing on RTL Television in Budapest on March 31, 2009.
NEW YORK CITY – February 2009 – Manhattan based guitarist, singer-songwriter, producer Rob Bailey is co-writing with Jessie and producing on her much anticipated CD. Rob Bailey has worked with artists like Anastacia, Ja Rule, Gavin Degraw, Rick Wake, Jive Jones and many more. Guests that are performing on Jessie Galante’s upcoming CD are Frank Ferrer, drummer for Guns ‘n Roses and Jack Daley, bass player for Lenny Kravitz.
NEW YORK CITY- January 2009 – Jessie’s upcoming CD is backed up by high-profile team double platinum producer Larry Swist and co-producer is eight time Grammy award winner multi-platinum mixer Mick Guzauski whose incredible body of work includes artists like Eric Clapton, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Anastacia, Kiss, Celine Dion, Earth Wind and Fire to name just a few. Co-writing along with Jessie are Lee Horrocks (formerly with Ric Wake Entertainment) and long time writing partner guitarist Janos Szucs from Budapest.
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY – August 2008 – Jessie will be touring again this fall in Budapest, Hungary. The quick return is much to do with the sucess of her Summer 08 Festival Tour and live performance on RTL Klub national television program. On Nov. 13th, Jessie is scheduled to appear on FixTV, Budapest, promoting her concert on November 15th, Devils MC Alkatr?b?, Az Epitok Sportcsarnokban. Jessie will also be performing with Edda, December 12, Petrofi Csarnok in Budapest.
NEW YORK CITY- Jessie has been capturing footage for her video, “No Fool No More” written by Jessie and Lee Horrocks (Sony/ATV). Included in the video are shots during her tour in Budapest along with shots from Niagara Falls and New York City